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Service provider for embedded devices using a message store
A service provider for embedded devices is disclosed for controlling, monitoring and/or updating embedded devices. The service provider includes a computer...
Audio decoding device
An audio decoding device comprises an audio decoding section for decoding first stream data and second stream data to generate two pieces of audio data and a...
Ultrasonic measuring device and ultrasonic measuring method
An ultrasonic measurement method, including: receiving a plurality of ultrasonic waves that have been spectrum-spread with different codes by first and second...
Turning direction indicator
A turning direction indicator controls the operation of a light source for turn signals and indicates a turning direction of the vehicle. Switch contacts are...
Folding portable wireless apparatus
An object of the invention is to provide a folding-type portable wireless equipment which can obtain good antenna characteristics in each of opened and closed...
Portable wireless device
A portable wireless device has no externally projecting part even when a card type functional medium has been therein inserted, and allows downsizing and...
Identification-information recording system, management unit, recording
unit and recording control circuit
A management server has: an identification-information reproducing unit which reproduces identification information from an optical disk; an invalid-unit...
A reproducing apparatus includes a reproducing section picking up any signals compressed in a plurality of different compression methods from a recording...
Image coding device, digital still camera, digital camcorder, imaging
device, and image coding method
Coding processing performed by an image coding device (100) includes: processing (S133) of performing coding by leaving surplus bit(s), when the digit number B...
Compound eye imaging apparatus, distance measuring apparatus, disparity
calculation method, and distance...
A compound eye imaging apparatus can estimate a sub-pixel disparity with a high degree of accuracy without depending on a brightness of a surface of an object....
Transmission apparatus and a reception apparatus in a multicarrier
transmission system and a transmission...
Inter-carrier interference caused by frequency fluctuations, amplitude fluctuations, phase fluctuations, or the like is reduced without reducing a transmission...
Method of resolving duplicate MAC addresses, network device management
system, server, and information device
MAC addresses of information devices on a network are collected using a broadcast frame or multicast frame of Ethernet.RTM.. If duplicate MAC addresses are...
IP telephone system, IP telephone apparatus and communications method
An IP telephone system includes a source IP telephone apparatus, a Web server and an ENUM server. The source IP telephone apparatus is connected to an IP...
Wireless communication equipment and wireless communication method
A mobile station 200 includes a receiving field level detecting unit 213 to convert a level of a wireless signal into an RSSI output, and a wireless frame...
Communication method, and transmitting apparatus and receiving apparatus
using that communication method
A method for communicating in a communication apparatus includes receiving an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) signal transmitted from a base...
A network system is provided, in which a system change can be easily performed by adding or exchanging an equipment(s) to be controlled or monitored. The...
Optical pickup, optical disc apparatus, integrated coupling lens,
integrated prism, and optical information...
An optical pickup is provided for directing a blue-violet laser beam to access a first information recording medium covered with a first transparent substrate...
Recording and reproducing apparatus
The recording and reproducing apparatus has rotary drive unit (a motor) that rotationally drives a multilayer recordable recording medium 1; a ...
Method and device for optical recording onto optical disc medium
There is provided an optical recording method for directing a recording pulse train to an optical disc medium to form marks thereon and for recording...
Zoom lens system, imaging device and camera
A zoom lens system of the present invention has a plurality of lens units each composed of at least one lens element and, in order from the object side to the...
Method for measuring optical characteristics of diffraction optical
element and apparatus for measuring optical...
A measurement method and an evaluating apparatus are provided which are capable of easily and accurately evaluating the light amount of a spot beam, the...
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display panel includes an inorganic thin film which constitutes at least transistors, electrodes and lines. A first substrate includes a first...
Display device with spacers having different heights and numbers
The generation of bubbles in a liquid crystal material of a liquid crystal display panel and the generation of color irregularities when the liquid crystal...
Liquid crystal display device comprising at least one groove having an end
portion that stops short of the...
An object of the present invention is to provide a liquid crystal display device having a light guide plate that is capable of providing improved liquid crystal...
Display and illuminator
A display for illuminating a liquid crystal display panel with laser light of uniform light quantity distribution, and an illuminator for irradiating with laser...
Display device and manufacturing method of the same
A display device includes a sequentially stacked body formed of a gate signal line, an insulation film, a semiconductor layer and a conductor layer on a...
Digital signal receiver and method for controlling the same
A digital signal receiver comprises a signal separating section (11), a clock signal generating section (12), a video data processing section (14), an audio...
Image processing device, method, and storage medium
An image processing device appropriately extracts an entire object from an image even if the object is not completely included in an initial region designated...
Phase adjusting device and related art thereof
A characteristic detecting unit detects characteristics of a digital imaged signal at every phase shift interval set in advance. A timing adjustment unit gives...
Moving image communication device, moving image communication system and
semiconductor integrated circuit used...
A communication processor sets a storage request signal to be effective when it is judged that a packet cannot be transmitted and sets the storage request...
Recording medium, playback device, system LSI, playback method, glasses,
and display device for 3D images
A recording medium in which a left-view video stream and a right-view video stream are recorded in an interleaved transport stream file. The interleaved...
Terminal apparatus, method and computer readable recording medium
A terminal apparatus displays an enlarge-processed image based upon an image having predetermined resolution while an image having high resolution is acquired,...
Display device and method for controlling the same
A display device is provided which includes a luminescence element, a data line, and a switch connected between an electrode of the luminescence element and the...
Image operating device, image operating method, and image operating
program embodied on computer readable medium
An image operating device which is inexpensive and capable of allowing a user to understand to what extent an image operation of movement, enlargement and...
Image display device
A liquid crystal display device includes a first substrate and a second substrate with a liquid crystal layer therebetween, a seal material joining the first...
Flat panel display apparatus
In an image display apparatus using an FED or an organic EL element, image display that is high in illumination uniformity and high in image quality can be...
Plasma display panel drive method of determining a subfield, having a low
luminance, for performing an...
A plurality of subfields of a field period includes a subfield for performing an every-cell initialization causing an initial discharge in every discharge cell...
Amplifying circuit with bypass circuit, and electronic device using the
An amplifying circuit with a bypassing function includes an input terminal to which a signal is input from an antenna, an amplifier connected to the input...
Discharge lamp lighting device, headlight device and vehicle having the
A discharge lamp lighting device includes: a DC power source; an inverter for inverting the DC power at a predetermined inversion time interval to supply a...
Plasma display panel and method for manufacturing the same
"Discharge delay" and "dependence of discharge delay on temperatures" are solved by improving a protective layer, thus a PDP can be driven at a low voltage....
Integrated circuit device, method of controlling operation of integrated
circuit device, and method of...
Disclosed is an integrated circuit device comprising a startup operation circuit (101) for carrying out processing necessary for startup and a post-startup...
Electrode structure for semiconductor chip with crack suppressing dummy
The bump electrode 100 of the present invention has a structure in which dummy metals 111 are provided in the uppermost layer portion of a silicon 101 between a...
Vertical trench gate transistor semiconductor device and method for
fabricating the same
A first region functioning as a transistor includes a drain region, a body region formed over the drain region, a source region formed over the body region and...
Field effect transistor with main surface including C-axis
A normally-off type field effect transistor includes: a first semiconductor layer which is made of a first hexagonal crystal with 6 mm symmetry and has a main...
Movable contact unit and method of manufacturing the same
A movable contact unit, of which an upper surface of a movable contact made of a conductive metal plate is adhesively fixed to an adhesive layer formed on the...
Thermoelectric conversion material and thermoelectric conversion element
The present invention provides a thermoelectric conversion material composed of an oxide material represented by chemical formula ...
Elemental analysis method and semiconductor device manufacturing method
Protons are entered into a substrate to be analyzed at a proton incident angle larger than 0.degree. and smaller 90.degree.. Excited by the entered protons and...
Exposure system and pattern formation method
An exposure system includes a cleaning unit for cleaning a surface of a resist film formed on a wafer with a cleaning fluid and an exposure unit for performing...
Lithium ion secondary battery and production method thereof
A lithium ion secondary battery having an electrode group that includes: a winding core, a positive electrode containing a positive electrode core member and a...
Lithium secondary battery comprising double-structured battery case
A lithium secondary battery having enhanced safety, which includes an electrode group, a non-aqueous electrolyte and a battery can for housing them. The...