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Resilient remote surveillance system and method
A method, system, and medium are provided for remotely monitoring a surveillance area, including deploying a secure enclosure that includes a controller coupled...
Tracking assistance device, a tracking assistance system and a tracking
A tracking assistance device includes: a target-to-be-tracked setting unit that, in response to an input operation performed by a monitoring person on one of...
Vehicle driving assist device
Provided is a vehicle driving assist device, said device being capable of reliably and accurately warning any driver, regardless of the perception or skill...
Systems and methods for generating media content using microtrends
In accordance with the present invention, a media generation application that allows a user to create and customize a commercial based on microtrend information...
Video-revenue prediction tool
Described herein are techniques related to prediction of video revenue for non-monetized videos. This Abstract is submitted with the understanding that it will...
Apparatus and method for providing a surveillance system
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a media processor having a controller to receive media content from a...
Method and apparatus for displaying program guide information in available
A program guide printing device receives program information and generates program guide print data from the received program information. The program guide...
Generating ad insertion metadata at program file load time
A method includes submitting one or more digital video program files for storage on behalf of one or more video servers; the act of submitting the video program...
System and method for avatar management and selection
A video communication system that replaces actual live images of the participating users with animated avatars. A method may include selecting an avatar,...
Method and terminal for transmitting information
The present invention discloses a method and a terminal for transmitting information. The method includes: obtaining, by a second video conference system, an...
Video conference virtual endpoints
A method and a device providing one virtual endpoint dedicated to serve one particular real endpoint, and the virtual endpoint is typically installed on a...
System and method of multi-end-point data-conferencing
A multi end-point (EP) conferencing system, including a decentralized scalable network of End-Points that includes a source EP being configured to connect to a...
Device and method for managing bandwidth of video conference
In a method for managing video conference bandwidth, original video images with a predetermined quantity are acquired from a video sent from a client device....
Multiparty communications and methods that utilize multiple modes of
Improved methods, systems, and devices for managing communications are provided. A user device may display all ongoing communications so that a user can...
Facilitating video conferences
Implementations generally relate to facilitating video conferences. In some implementations, a method includes enabling a video conference having a plurality of...
Participating in a peer-to-peer communication session
A third party automatically participates in a peer-to-peer communication session established between a first endpoint and a second endpoint. Once the...
Transmission terminal, transmission method, and recording medium storing
transmission control program
A transmission terminal that communicates contents data including sound data with a counterpart transmission terminal, detects a delay time indicating a delay...
Method and apparatus for providing video conferencing
A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, capturing images that are associated with a video conference...
Establishing a remotely hosted conference initiated with one button push
A method includes registering with a first remote conference manager operated by a first entity and a request to enable conferencing with a second entity. The...
Characterizing ingress noise
Methods and devices for characterization of repetitious noise in cable networks are disclosed. A frequency band of interest is identified, a time trace of a...
Video processing system and method with dynamic tag architecture
A method of processing digital video signals, comprising: receiving input pixels to be processed; performing multiple processing operations on the input pixels,...
Motion vector interpolation for motion compensation
A method of performing motion compensation includes identifying a set of candidate motion vectors for a block in an intermediate frame from a set of motion...
Multiple database, user-choice-compiled program and event guide
An electronic programming guide generator utilizes filters to select only programming filtered to display in an electronic programming guide display.
Grouping and presenting content
A provider transmits instructions to a receiver to record multiple instances of content. The instances of content are included in the same frequency band of a...
Video transferring system, video transmission apparatus, video reception
apparatus and video transferring method
In a transmission side, a layer adjusting unit performs an adjustment to store a scalable encoded video data in a memory, select and output a scalable data of a...
Projection display device
A projector 100 comprising a light source (130), a reflective light bulb (DMD 180), a projection optical system, an illumination optical system (120) that...
Method and system for generating row advertising in a program guide
A system includes a content processing system receiving row ad metadata for a row ad, communicating the row ad to a user device and communicating program guide...
Apparatus, systems and methods for accessing missed media content
Systems and methods are operable to retrieve at least a portion of a missed media content event. An exemplary embodiment detects an occurrence of a failed...
Method and apparatus for intelligent channel zapping
The availability of television channels today may easily be overwhelming for a user and the use of conventional linear zapping when a user switches sequentially...
Dual-mode communication devices and methods for arena gaming
Methods, systems, and techniques for dual-mode communication are provided. Example embodiments provide an enhanced mobile device that includes a CPU, a low...
Shared counter circuit with low-voltage signal output for a
column-parallel single slope ADC
A shared counter circuit for a column-parallel single-slope ADC includes an n-bit counter; n low-voltage (LV) drivers connected to receive respective counter...
Image sensor with integrated power conservation control
An integrated image sensor circuit with multiple power modes is disclosed. The integrated circuit comprises a pixel array, an analog block to process analog...
Stitched image sensor with multiple part drivers
An image sensor system has a first stitched image sensor part that has multiple image sensing pixels and pixel gates. The multiple pixel gates are connected...
Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
A solid-state imaging device includes a layout in which one sharing unit includes an array of photodiodes of 2 pixels by 4.times.n pixels (where, n is a...
Column A/D converter, column A/D conversion method, solid imaging device,
and camera system
The present invention relates to a column A/D converter, column A/D conversion method, imaging device, and camera system that can reduce the amount of IR drop...
Solid-state imaging device and camera system
A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel array with unit pixels each having a photoelectric conversion device arranged in a matrix. Column signal lines are...
Area scan interline transfer CCD imaging device and apparatus with TDI
The present description describes a method and apparatus for using a single exposure area scan interline transfer CCD imaging devices in TDI scanning mode. The...
Image processing apparatus, imaging device, image processing method, and
computer-readable recording medium
An image processing apparatus includes a decimating unit configured to decimate pixels in a target image to obtain a decimated image containing a smaller number...
Image pickup unit and image pickup display system
An image pickup unit includes: a plurality of pixels each including a photoelectric conversion device and a field-effect transistor. Each of the pixels includes...
Image sensor and image processing system including subpixels having a
transfer circuit, comparator and counter...
An image sensor includes a pixel array and a row driver block. The pixel array includes a plurality of subpixel groups, each including a plurality of subpixels....
Method and apparatus for remotely controlling a live TV production
According to some embodiments, methods, systems, apparatus, and computer program products are provided which allow the remote production of live events by...
Modification of images based on orientation
An image can be sensed at a first device. The image can have a first orientation. A second orientation expected by or associated with a second device can be...
Image processing apparatus, display apparatus and image capturing
apparatus with generation of composite image...
An image processing apparatus for generating a high dynamic range image using a plurality of images obtained by capturing images of a same object with different...
Image capture apparatus, method of controlling image capture apparatus,
and electronic device
An image capture apparatus is provided that is capable of accurately determining exposure conditions of multiple images to be used in high dynamic range...
Imaging apparatus, signal processing method, and program
Apparatus and method for generating a wide dynamic range image by executing a pixel value combination process of a plurality of different exposure time setting...
Using inertial sensors to provide smoothed exposure and white balance
adjustments for video and photographic...
A first image frame is gathered. The first image frame, a first white balance value, and a first exposure value are stored. Information is sensed from an...
Image display device and method
An image display device that displays image information includes an image retrieving unit that retrieves image information; a device status identifying unit...
Electronic apparatus, image sensing apparatus, control method and storage
An electronic apparatus includes a first operation unit and second operation unit, and performs the first function in accordance with an operation to the first...
Digital photographing apparatus, auto-focusing method, and
computer-readable storage medium for executing the...
An apparatus, computer readable medium, and method for auto-focusing, the method including reading out a live-view signal from first group pixels; reading out...
Video rolling shutter correction for lens movement in optical image
In some embodiments, a method for compensating for lens motion includes estimating a starting position of a lens assembly associated with captured pixel data....