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2017/0004855 PERPENDICULAR MAGNETIC RECORDING MEDIUM
According to one embodiment, a perpendicular magnetic recording medium includes an underlying layer with convexes arranged with 1 to 20 nm intervals, and a...
2017/0004854 DISK DRIVE HEAD SUSPENSION STRUCTURES HAVING IMPROVED GOLD-DIELECTRIC JOINT RELIABILITY
A disk drive head suspension or flexure and method of manufacture. Embodiments include a portion such as a terminal pad or flying lead comprising a base layer,...
2017/0004853 IMPLEMENTING ENHANCED IN-SITU MONITORING OF HEAD OVERCOAT WEAR FOR CONTROLLED BURNISHING AND EARLY DETECTION OF...
A method, apparatus, and system are provided for implementing in-situ monitoring of head overcoat burnishing and early detection of head failure in a hard disk...
2017/0004852 READER SIDE SHIELD
The implementations disclosed herein allow for formation of a magnetoresistive (MR) sensor shield that shields against both down track and cross-track...
2017/0004851 MULTIPLE READER STACKS DISPOSED IN CLOSE PROXIMITY
In accordance with one embodiment, a multi-reader can be manufactured so as to be able to read from multiple regions of a storage device contemporaneously...
2017/0004850 MAGNETIC RECORDING HEAD AND MAGNETIC RECORDING AND REPRODUCING DEVICE
According to one embodiment, a magnetic recording head includes a magnetic pole and a shield. The shield has a first opposing surface opposing the magnetic...
2017/0004849 MAGNETIC RECORDING HEAD HAVING PROTECTED READER SENSORS AND NEAR ZERO RECESSED WRITE POLES
An apparatus according to one embodiment includes a module having a substrate, read and write transducers positioned towards a media facing side of the module,...
2017/0004848 METHOD FOR DETERMINING ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION, AND RECORDING MEDIUM AND TERMINAL FOR CARRYING OUT SAME
Disclosed are a method for determining whether a person is drunk after consuming alcohol capable of analyzing alcohol consumption in a time domain by analyzing...
2017/0004847 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS
An information processing device includes a voice recorder, a retrieval section, and an analysis section. The information processing device utilizes a meeting...
2017/0004846 Method and apparatus for attenuating undesired content in an audio signal
The present invention relates to a method for attenuating undesired content in an audio signal and to an apparatus adapted to attenuate undesired content in an...
2017/0004845 HANDHELD DEVICE WITH MICROPHONE
A handheld device comprises a microphone (12) for converting speech into an audio signal. The device also comprises an audio signal amplifier (13) for...
2017/0004844 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SOURCE SIGNAL SEPARATION
A method includes receiving an input signal comprising an original domain signal and creating a first window data set and a second window data set from the...
2017/0004843 Externally Estimated SNR Based Modifiers for Internal MMSE Calculations
Acoustic noise in an audio signal is reduced by calculating a speech probability presence (SPP) factor using minimum mean square error (MMSE). The SPP factor,...
2017/0004842 Accurate Forward SNR Estimation Based on MMSE Speech Probability Presence
Acoustic noise in an audio signal is reduced by calculating a speech probability presence (SPP) factor using minimum mean square error (MMSE). The SPP factor,...
2017/0004841 ENHANCEMENT OF NOISY SPEECH BASED ON STATISTICAL SPEECH AND NOISE MODELS
A system for enhancement of noisy speech comprises an input unit is configured to subdivide the spectrum of the input signal into a plurality of frequency...
2017/0004840 Voice Activity Detection Method and Method Used for Voice Activity Detection and Apparatus Thereof
The present document relates to a voice activity detection (VAD) method and methods used for voice activity detection and apparatus thereof, the VAD method...
2017/0004839 AUDIO ENCODER, AUDIO DECODER, METHODS FOR ENCODING AND DECODING AN AUDIO SIGNAL, AND A COMPUTER PROGRAM
An encoder for providing an audio stream on the basis of a transform-domain representation of an input audio signal includes a quantization error calculator...
2017/0004838 Processing Audio Signals with Adaptive Time or Frequency Resolution
In some aspects, a method performed in an audio processing apparatus for decoding an audio signal encoded with variable time-frequency resolution is disclosed....
2017/0004837 METHODS AND APPARATUS TO PERFORM AUDIO WATERMARKING AND WATERMARK DETECTION AND EXTRACTION
Encoding and decoding methods and apparatus are described. An example method is described for embedding information into audio by determining a first set of...
2017/0004836 AUDIO DECODER FOR WIND AND MICROPHONE NOISE REDUCTION IN A MICROPHONE ARRAY SYSTEM
An audio system encodes and decodes audio captured by a microphone array system in the presence of wind noise. The encoder encodes the audio signal in a way...
2017/0004835 APPARATUS, METHOD AND CORRESPONDING COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR GENERATING AN ERROR CONCEALMENT SIGNAL USING POWER...
An apparatus for generating an error concealment signal, includes: an LPC representation generator for generating a replacement LPC representation; a gain...
2017/0004834 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR GENERATING AN ERROR CONCEALMENT SIGNAL USING AN ADAPTIVE NOISE ESTIMATION
An apparatus for generating an error concealment signal, includes: an LPC representation generator for generating a replacement LPC representation; an LPC...
2017/0004833 Apparatus and method for generating an error concealment signal using individual replacement LPC...
An apparatus for generating an error concealment signal includes an LPC (linear prediction coding) representation generator for generating a first replacement...
2017/0004832 Communication Method, Apparatus And System Based On Voiceprint
The present disclosure relates to a communication method, apparatus and system based on a voiceprint. The communication method based on the voiceprint...
2017/0004831 CORRECTIVE FEEDBACK LOOP FOR AUTOMATED SPEECH RECOGNITION
A method for facilitating the updating of a language model includes receiving, at a client device, via a microphone, an audio message corresponding to speech...
2017/0004830 METHOD FOR CONTROLLING OPERATION OF AN AGRICULTURAL MACHINE AND SYSTEM THEREOF
A method for controlling operation of an agricultural machine and system thereof are disclosed. The method may comprise providing a portable device that has an...
2017/0004829 TERMINAL APPARATUS, PROGRAM, AND SERVER APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING INFORMATION ACCORDING TO USER DATA INPUT
Provided is a method of alleviating difficulty experience by a user when issuing an instruction by speech. When the user performs a predetermined operation on...
2017/0004828 SMART HOME APPLIANCES, OPERATING METHOD OF THEREOF, AND VOICE RECOGNITION SYSTEM USING THE SMART HOME APPLIANCES
Provided is a smart home appliance. The smart home appliance includes: a voice input unit collecting a voice; a voice recognition unit recognizing a text...
2017/0004827 Data Collection and Reporting System and Method
A wearable device is provided that is configured to carry out an inspection of a gas turbine or other type of system. The device may include a processor, a...
2017/0004826 ADAPTIVE BEAM FORMING DEVICES, METHODS, AND SYSTEMS
Devices, methods, systems, and computer-readable media for adaptive beam forming are described herein. One or more embodiments include a method for adaptive...
2017/0004825 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DATA-DRIVEN SOCIALLY CUSTOMIZED MODELS FOR LANGUAGE GENERATION
Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage devices for generating speech using a presentation style specific to a user, and in particular the user's...
2017/0004824 SPEECH RECOGNITION APPARATUS, SPEECH RECOGNITION METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
A speech recognition apparatus includes a probability calculator configured to calculate phoneme probabilities of an audio signal using an acoustic model; a...
2017/0004823 TESTING WORDS IN A PRONUNCIATION LEXICON
A method, for testing words defined in a pronunciation lexicon used in an automatic speech recognition (ASR) system, is provided. The method includes:...
2017/0004822 TRANSLITERATION WORK SUPPORT DEVICE, TRANSLITERATION WORK SUPPORT METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT
According to an embodiment, a transliteration work support apparatus include an input unit, an extraction unit, a presentation unit, a reception unit, and a...
2017/0004821 VOICE SYNTHESIZER, VOICE SYNTHESIS METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT
According to an embodiment, a voice synthesizer includes a content selection unit, a content generation unit, and a content registration unit. The content...
2017/0004820 METHOD FOR BUILDING A SPEECH FEATURE LIBRARY, AND METHOD, APPARATUS, DEVICE, AND COMPUTER READABLE STORAGE...
The present invention provides a method for building a speech feature library, as well as a method, an apparatus, a device and corresponding non-volatile,...
2017/0004819 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANIPULATING OBJECTS IN A COMPUTATIONAL ACOUSTIC-POTENTIAL FIELD
A novel system and method based on three-dimensional acoustic-manipulation technology is disclosed. By changing the distribution of an acoustic-potential field...
2017/0004818 NOISE CANCELATION SYSTEM AND TECHNIQUES
Techniques for noise cancelation include an automated method having the steps of: receiving signals from a plurality of microphones positioned within a...
2017/0004817 ACTIVE NOISE REDUCTION DEVICE
A method of manufacturing an Active Noise Reduction (ANR) device includes providing at a stage during manufacture a pre-completion ANR device in a non-final...
2017/0004816 ACCELERATION DETECTOR AND ACTIVE NOISE-CONTROL DEVICE
An acceleration detector 10 includes a direction vector setting unit 11 for setting a direction vector u in accordance with detection arguments a and b that...
2017/0004815 SOUND ABSORBING AND INSULATING MATERIAL WITH IMPROVED HEAT RESISTANCE AND MOLDABILITY AND METHOD FOR...
The present invention relates to a sound absorbing and insulating material with improved heat resistance and moldability and a method for manufacturing the...
2017/0004814 ACOUSTIC ELECTRONIC DEVICE DOCK
Acoustic docks and methods of forming the same, as well as methods of amplifying sound are disclosed herein. An acoustic dock may include a surface having a...
2017/0004813 Piano Keyboard with Key Touch Point Detection
The present invention provides touch sensor means for detecting the touch location along the length of an outfitted piano key as it is pressed, so as to then...
2017/0004812 DETECTING SYSTEM FOR A STRING INSTRUMENT
A detection system is provided for detecting a musical note played on a string instrument having a fretboard provided with a plurality of conductive frets and...
2017/0004811 PARAMETER CONTROLLER AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING PARAMETER
For a parameter used by a tone generator unit to generate an audio signal, type of an effect to be given to the audio signal and degree of the effect to be...
2017/0004810 MUSICAL STRING
In a musical string (1), in particular for bowed and/or plucked instruments, it is provided that the musical string has a first fluid (6), which is arranged on...
2017/0004809 Method for operating a display device for a vehicle
A method includes: determining a glare effect in a first partial region of the first display device in which an item of information is represented as an image;...
2017/0004808 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CAPTURING A FRAME BUFFER OF A VIRTUAL MACHINE IN A GPU PASS-THROUGH ENVIRONMENT
A method for capturing information in a graphics processing unit (GPU) pass-through environment. The method includes installing a guest driver of a dedicated...
2017/0004807 DIGITAL IMAGE COMPARISON
A method for digital image comparison includes, by a computer executing a single instance of an application program stored in a memory of the computer,...
2017/0004806 Method and apparatus to enable smartphones and computer tablet devices to communicate with interactive devices
A method and apparatus to enable smartphones and computer tablet devices to communicate with interactive devices, using a selected area of the emissive display...
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