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Two-dimensional transformation with minimum buffering
An apparatus having a first circuit and a second circuit is disclosed. The first circuit may be configured to (i) generate a sequence of intermediate matrices...
System and method for biosensor-triggered multimedia collaboration
Embodiments include a system, method, and computer program product for using a biosensor worn by a user to trigger an event and activate a camera worn by the...
Remote interactive identity verification of lodging guests
A method for using a doorbell to remotely identify a visitor, comprising the use of a doorbell apparatus that comprises a speaker, a microphone, a camera, and a...
Live panning system and method for reading out a cropping window of pixels
from an image sensor
A live panning system and method for providing a live representation of a portion of a working area are provided. The system includes an image sensor acquiring...
Remote surveillance sensor apparatus
In a surveillance system including a remote sensor apparatus and a portable receiver, a method is provided for collecting and processing data related to a...
Scanning projective lensless microscope system
A scanning projective lensless microscope device comprises a specimen surface, a scanning illumination source with a light element, a light detector outside the...
Systems and methods for automated cloud-based analytics and 3-dimensional
(3D) display for surveillance systems...
Systems and methods for cloud-based surveillance in a retail store is disclosed. At least two input capture devices and at least one user device are...
Storage system with static assignment of storage media and method for
setting up the storage system
The invention proposes a storage system having a number of M storage media, having a number of N data producers each providing a data stream and each having one...
Method and systems for providing video data streams to multiple users
A method for substantially simultaneously remote monitoring including receiving, at a server, one or more video data streams, and providing, from the server,...
Method for measuring large components
A method for measuring large components, including providing a large component with markings on at least one outer surface at predefined and spaced-apart...
Requesting emergency services via remote control
A method and system for contacting emergency service providers may allow using a remote control (RC) at a multimedia content distribution network (MCDN) client...
Method and system for synchronizing audio and video streams in media relay
A novel technique allows synchronizing a plurality of audio and video streams received at a receiving media relay endpoint via an intermediate node, such as a...
Multi-display video conferencing
Disclosed are a system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for facilitating...
System and method for determining conference participation
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for tracking engagement of participants in a presentation. An example system...
Data distribution system
A data distribution system comprises a plurality of processing devices (8) connected by a packet-based transport network (2), and a session manager (12). The...
Two-way video conferencing system
A video conferencing device that includes a camera and display system captures video of local participants and displays incoming video feeds from remote...
Reducing delay in video telephony
In an example, a method of processing data includes transmitting data over a network at a first bit rate, identifying a reduction in a network link rate of the...
Image processing device, display terminal, image display system, image
processing method, control method of...
An image processing device includes an image control unit that controls an operation of imaging a picture image; a detection control unit that controls an...
System and method for utilizing a surface for remote collaboration
In one embodiment, a method includes receiving, by a processor, a first annotation corresponding to one or more markings made by a first user within a first...
System, method and architecture for in-built media enabled personal
collaboration on endpoints capable of IP...
A system, method and architecture for in-built media enabled personal collaboration on endpoints are disclosed. In one embodiment, one or more personal...
Reference selection for video interpolation or extrapolation
This disclosure describes selection of reference video units to be used for interpolation or extrapolation of a video unit, such as a video frame. A decoder may...
Video signal processing apparatus and method
A first RGB converter is configured to convert a luminance signal and a color difference signal of a first frame signal to a first RGB signal. The first frame...
Rendering device and rendering method
A rendering device provides improved rendering responsiveness in multi-window display for rendering scenarios in which display sizes of images vary over time,...
Method and apparatus for generating summarized information, and server for
The present invention relates to automatic summarization so as to recognize entire contents of multimedia data. A method of generating summarized information...
Secure online access control for accessing media content from discs
In one embodiment, a method of controlling distribution of content can include: sending authentication instructions from a server to a disc player having a disc...
Time-lapse video capture with optimal image stabilization
Traditionally, time-lapse videos are constructed from images captured at time intervals called "temporal points of interests" or "temporal POIs." Disclosed...
Method and apparatus for recording video sequences
A method for recording a video sequence comprises: --receiving a first instruction, which defines the position of a first boundary with respect to a preview...
Method and apparatus for representing storage capacity allocation of an
audio/video recording device
A method and apparatus for representing allocation of capacity of a storage unit within an audio/video (AV) recording device is described. In one example, a...
Display device and control method
Provided is a display device including an imaging unit that captures a moving image in a predetermined range in an image display direction, a moving body...
System and method of determining the appropriate mixing volume for an
event sound corresponding to an impact...
A system and method of determining the appropriate mixing volume corresponding to an impact related event is described herein. The instant invention facilitates...
Image display device and method for controlling the same
Provided is an image display device. The image display device includes an external signal input unit connected to an external device, a user input unit, a...
Video playback system and method
The embodiments of the present document disclose a system and method for playing videos, and the system includes: a streaming media server, configured to send a...
Solid-state image pickup device, image pickup device, and signal reading
A solid-state image pickup device according to one embodiment of the present invention includes: electrically coupled substrates on which circuit elements...
Mechanisms for obtaining information from a scene
A method and device for obtaining information from a scene. A beam of photons associated with a scene is separated into a plurality of photon sub-beams. At...
Method and apparatus for high speed acquisition of moving images using
A method of operating an image sensor with a continuously moving object is described. In this method, a timed delay integration mode (TDI-mode) operation can be...
Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and
A solid state imaging device that includes a substrate having oppositely facing first and second surfaces and a photoelectric conversion unit layer having a...
Solid-state image sensor and camera
A solid-state image sensor has a pixel array and a processor configured to process a signal from the pixel array, the pixel array including a light-receiving...
Apparatus and methods for hyperspectral imaging with on-chip digital time
delay and integration
An apparatus and corresponding method for line-scan imaging can include a 2D array of light-sensitive detector elements that detect light from a target scene....
Image sensor, image capturing apparatus, and cellular phone for reduced
power consumption when performing...
An image sensor comprises: a plurality of pixels including a first pixel group and a second pixel group; a first readout unit connected to the first pixel...
Methods of calibrating knee-point and logarithmic slope in
linear-logarithmic image sensors
Methods of performing two point calibration of a linear-logarithmic image sensor pixel include measuring voltages of a floating diffusion region of the pixel...
Image sensor and method of correcting output signal of the image sensor
based on signals from different pixel rows
A method of processing signals from an image sensor outputting signals from rows of pixels in the image sensor having optical signals, outputting signals from...
Noise simulation flow for low noise CMOS image sensor design
A method for noise simulation of a CMOS image sensor comprises performing a frequency domain noise simulation for a readout circuit of the CMOS image sensor...
Imaging device, image processing device, recording medium in which image
file is recorded, recording method,...
An imaging device includes: an imaging unit having an imaging element formed of a plurality of pixels, and configured to perform imaging under a first exposure...
Solid-state imaging apparatus, method of controlling the same, and imaging
Provided is a solid-state imaging apparatus, including: a pixel array including: a first, a second, and a third non-effective pixel rows each including a...
CMOS imaging array with improved noise characteristics
A pixel cell and imaging arrays using the same are disclosed. The pixel cell includes a photodiode that is connected to a floating diffusion node by a transfer...
Second imaging device adaptable for use with first imaging device and
method for using same
A second imaging device such as a thermal imager adapted for use with a first imaging device such as an image intensifier night vision goggle system whereby the...
Semiconductor device and infrared image pickup device provided with same
Provided is an infrared image pickup device, including: a plurality of bolometer elements that receive light from a subject; and a plurality of readout circuits...
Embodiments include a system, a device, an apparatus, a method, and a computer program product. An embodiment provides a system that includes an imaging device...
Method for performing preview control in an electronic device, and
A method for performing preview control in an electronic device and an associated apparatus are provided, where the method may include the steps of: obtaining a...
Image processing based on scene recognition
Digital image processing is described that enables live prevention of recording and/or displaying of unwanted images. A device for processing a time sequence of...