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Audio Loudness Adjustment
Audio loudness adjustment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, primary and secondary sound data originating as part of an audio signal is...
Audio Signal Classification and Coding
The invention relates to a codec and a signal classifier and methods therein for signal classification and selection of a coding mode based on audio signal...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING A VOICE ACTIVITY IN AN INPUT AUDIO
The disclosure provides a method and an apparatus for detecting a voice activity in an input audio signal composed of frames. A noise attribute of the input...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING NOISE OF AUDIO SIGNALS
A method and an apparatus for detecting noise of audio signals are provided. The method includes steps of converting an audio signal into a plurality of audio...
REAL-TIME REMODELING OF USER VOICE IN AN IMMERSIVE VISUALIZATION SYSTEM
A visualization system with audio capability includes one or more display devices, one or more microphones, one or more speakers, and audio processing...
SPEECH QUALITY UNDER HEAVY NOISE CONDITIONS IN HANDS-FREE COMMUNICATION
When the noise in an audio signal made up of both speech and noise is suppressed, the quality of the speech in the audio signal is usually degraded. The speech...
VOICE ANALYSIS DEVICE AND VOICE ANALYSIS SYSTEM
The voice analysis device includes: a voice information acquiring unit that acquires a voice signal generated by plural voice acquiring units disposed at...
MULTI-MODE AUDIO CODEC AND CELP CODING ADAPTED THEREFORE
In an embodiment, bitstream elements of sub-frames are encoded differentially to a global gain value so that a change of the global gain value results in an...
Extracting Audio Fingerprints in the Compressed Domain
A computer-implemented method performed by a data processing apparatus includes receiving an audio signal that includes a frequency-domain representation of an...
VIRTUAL ASSISTANT ACTIVATION
At an electronic device with a display, a microphone, and an input device: while the display is on, receiving user input via the input device, the user input...
ASSIGNING VOICE CHARACTERISTICS TO A CONTACT INFORMATION RECORD OF A
The present invention relates to a method for assigning voice characteristics to a contact information record of a person in a user equipment. According to the...
SELECTIVE SPEECH RECOGNITION FOR CHAT AND DIGITAL PERSONAL ASSISTANT
Disclosed are computer-implemented methods and systems for dynamic selection of speech recognition systems for the use in Chat Information Systems (CIS) based...
STRUCTURED DICTATION USING INTELLIGENT AUTOMATED ASSISTANTS
Systems and processes for structured dictation using intelligent automated assistants are provided. In one example process, a speech input representing a user...
VOICE-CONTROLLED THREE-DIMENSIONAL FABRICATION
An additive three-dimensional fabrication system includes voice control for user interaction. This voice-controlled interface can enable a variety of...
COMPETING DEVICES RESPONDING TO VOICE TRIGGERS
At a first electronic device with a display and a microphone: sampling audio input using the first microphone; in accordance with the sampling of audio input...
VOICE-BASED INPUT USING NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING FOR INTERFACING WITH
ONE OR MORE DEVICES
Aspects of the present invention provide a more universal, easy, natural, and vendor-agnostic interface to configure, manage, and/or monitor devices in...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED SPEECH RECOGNITION
A method of recognizing speech. The method includes the steps of obtaining an auditory signal; processing the auditory signal into a plurality of frequency...
STATISTICAL ACOUSTIC MODEL ADAPTATION METHOD, ACOUSTIC MODEL LEARNING
METHOD SUITABLE FOR STATISTICAL ACOUSTIC...
[Object] An object is to provide a statistical acoustic model adaptation method capable of efficient adaptation of an acoustic model using DNN with training...
SPEECH ENDPOINTING BASED ON WORD COMPARISONS
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for speech endpointing based on word comparisons are...
SPEECH RECOGNITION APPARATUS AND METHOD
A speech recognition apparatus and method are provided, the method including converting an input signal to acoustic model data, dividing the acoustic model...
Voice Synthesis Method, Voice Synthesis Device, Medium for Storing Voice
A voice synthesis method for generating a voice signal through connection of a phonetic piece extracted from a reference voice, includes selecting, by a piece...
DEVICE FOR INSPECTING WORKPIECE SURFACES AND STRIP MATERIALS
A device for inspecting a workpiece surface includes a sensor, a sonotrode having a sound-emitting surface and rigidly connected to the sensor to form a sensor...
METHOD FOR SUPPRESSING INTERFERENCE NOISE IN AN ACOUSTIC SYSTEM AND
A method for suppressing interference noise in an acoustic system with a microphone that generates an input signal and a loudspeaker that generates an acoustic...
PEDALBOARD SUPPORT FOR ELECTRIC INSTRUMENTS
A pedalboard support for electric instruments includes at least two end pieces, and at least two parallel longitudinal sections, each of which has a top...
O-Ring Tuning System For Wind Instruments
A method and apparatus of tuning a wind instrument which stabilizes the mating sections of a jointed instrument when the mating sections are pulled out or...
PITCH ADJUSTMENT DEVICE FOR STRINGED MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
A pitch adjustment device for selectively adjusting the pitch of at least one of a plurality of strings on a stringed musical instrument. The device comprises...
PIANO TUNING PIN APPARATUS
The present invention relates to a piano tuning pin apparatus comprising a primary tuning pin attached with a first end of a piano string. The apparatus...
SMART BRACELET DISPLAY CONTROL SYSTEM AND SMART BRACELET
A smart bracelet display control system and a smart bracelet. The smart bracelet display control system comprises a processing module, a position detecting...
DISPLAY CONTROL DEVICE
The display controller (1) includes: a DRAM (31); a SRAM (32) which consumes electric power less than the DRAM (31); an update judging section (61); a...
TELECINE JUDDER REMOVAL SYSTEMS AND METHODS
One embodiment of the present disclosure describes an electronic display. The electronic display includes a display driver that write image frames to pixels of...
IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE AND IMAGE DISPLAY METHOD
An image display device comprises: a memory capable of storing source data that are sources of a plurality of screen images; a display capable of displaying at...
DEVICE CONFIGURATION USER INTERFACE
The present disclosure relates to device configuration user interfaces. A first electronic device with a first touch-sensitive display is in a paired...
ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD FOR REDUCING BURN-IN
An embodiment of this disclosure provides a method for reducing burn-in of a display. A burn-in reducing method may include outputting a first screen through a...
TECHNIQUES FOR IMAGING A SCANNED OBJECT
A technique for enhancing an image includes manipulating a base image to highlight pixels showing a particular material based on the energy absorption...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING DISPLAY SIGNAL
Disclosed is an apparatus and method for transmitting a display signal having a protocol including a dummy signal and a clock signal. The apparatus for...
DISPLAY APPARATUS AND DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD
A display apparatus includes a display section configured to display, on a display surface, a screen of an application program running on an information...
DISPLAY DRIVING INTEGRATED CIRCUIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME
A display driving integrated circuit is provided which drives a plurality of gate lines included in a display panel. The display driving integrated circuit...
METHOD FOR SHARING SCREEN WITH EXTERNAL DISPLAY DEVICE BY ELECTRONIC
DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
An electronic device receives a screen size of at least one external display device adjacent to the electronic device from the at least one external display...
CONTENT-BASED VCOM DRIVING
Methods and systems for compensating for VCOM variations include determining a voltage change in pixels between frames to be displayed on an electronic...
DISPLAY PANEL AND MOBILE TERMINAL
A display panel comprising a light guide plate; a main light source configured to emit light from a first lateral surface of the light guide plate in a first...
SCAN DRIVING CIRCUIT AND LCD DEVICE
A scan driving circuit includes a repair assembly, a pull-up assembly, a pull-up control assembly that drives the pull-up assembly, a pull-down maintaining...
GATE DRIVING CIRCUIT, METHOD FOR DRIVING THE SAME, AND DISPLAY DEVICE
A gate driving circuit according to the present disclosure may include: a plurality of gate driving units, each of which is connected to a pulse signal input...
SELF-COMPENSATING GATE DRIVING CIRCUIT
The present invention provides a self-compensating gate driving circuit, comprising: a plurality of GOA units which are cascade connected, and a Nth GOA unit...
ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT, SCANNING CIRCUIT, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC
CIRCUIT LIFE EXTENDING METHOD
To provide an electronic circuit and the like capable of extending the life greatly even when the transistors constituting the electronic circuit have property...
According to an aspect, a display device comprising a display unit that produces a display output corresponding to an input signal. The display unit combines...
SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, METHOD FOR DRIVING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, AND PROGRAM
To reduce eye fatigue of a user and perform eye-friendly display. An information processing device provided with a display portion and an input portion has a...
PIXEL STRUCTURE, ARRAY SUBSTRATE, DISPLAY PANEL AND DISPLAY DEVICE
A pixel structure, an array substrate, a display panel and a display apparatus are disclosed. The pixel structure includes: a first pixel electrode and a...
Shift Register Unit and Driving Method thereof, Shift Register Circuit,
and Display Apparatus
The application relates to a shift register unit and a driving method thereof, a shift register circuit and a display apparatus. The shift register unit may...
Alternating Current-Direct Current Converter, Power Supply Board and
An AC-DC converter, power supply board and display apparatus is disclosed. The AC-DC converter comprises: an AC-DC converting circuit; a transformer, whose...
Eye-friendly display that can reduce eye strain on a user is achieved. A display system includes a display portion, an input portion, and a control portion....