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System and method for transmitting frequently content items
Disclosed is a system that optimizes transmission of content. Requests for a content type and an element within the content type is received Most frequently...
Interactive viewing of sports video
A primary video stream of a sporting event may be provided via the Internet. In addition, at least one secondary video stream of the sporting event may be...
Information processing device, information processing method, and computer
There are provided a device and a method enabling execution of recording of content uploaded from a client with specific storage means of a server being...
Restricting information requested by an application
The technology includes a method for a computing device (console) to restrict transferring information to others on the Internet. A user does not have to...
Using an avatar in a videoconferencing system
Systems and methods for videoconferencing using an avatar are described. The presence of a user may be detected by analyzing video captured by a digital camera....
Immersive videoconference method and system
An immersive videoconference method wherein multiple participants (21, 22, 23, 24) in different locations (11, 12, 13) remotely interact with each other through...
Method for improving an MCU's performance using common properties of the
H.264 codec standard
This disclosure describes an apparatus (106) for improving performance of a multipoint control unit (210). The apparatus (106) provides a video stream...
Communication terminal, display control method, and recording medium
Example embodiments of the present invention include a communication terminal, which controls a display to display a currently set value of quality parameter of...
High-speed video interfaces, video endpoints, and related methods
High-speed video interfaces, video endpoints, and related methods are disclosed. A high-speed video interface includes a system cable, a remote camera unit, and...
Techniques for interfacing a user to an online meeting
A technique is directed to interfacing a user to an online meeting. The technique includes performing an evaluation operation on a set of input/output (I/O)...
Determining a synchronization relationship
An example partially transmissive display is provided to output data to a user. The partially transmissive display can include a capture device to receive...
Method and apparatus for communications
A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, a set-top-box (STB) having a controller to operate the STB coupled to...
Television receiver with a TV phone function
A videophone system includes a processor which selectively sets a television (TV) broadcast program viewing function mode and videophone function mode in...
White balance adjustment of an image at an information handling system
Videoconferencing images captured by a video camera in suboptimal lighting conditions are enhanced by analyzing light associated with a portion of the video...
Systems and methods for up-scaling video
Methods, systems, devices, and implementing technologies for up-scaling an original source video from a lower, first resolution to a desired output video having...
Electronic device, display system and image processing method
An electronic device includes a display unit; a memory unit; and a processing unit electrically connected to the display unit and the memory unit, the...
Integrated downscale in video core
Implementations include video image processing systems, methods, and apparatus for integrated video downscale in a video core. The downscaler computes and...
Graphic user interface for playing video data
A graphic user interface is provided to facilitate a playback of a movie from any desired point. The graphic user interface includes a track bar to reflect how...
Environmental adjustments to perceive true content
Methods and systems to evaluate the ambient light in a local viewing environment where video content is being displayed, and to make adjustments to the ambient...
Voice radio tuning
A method includes receiving text data corresponding to user speech recognized by a voice recognition system. The method also includes determining a desired...
Receiver apparatus, tuner, and circuit
Provided is a receiver apparatus, including: a first receiver configured to receive a first signal having a first frequency band; and a second receiver...
Signal processing device and signal processing method
A signal processing device and signal processing method. A plurality of tuner circuits includes at least one that selectively provides a signal from among a...
Multimedia device connected to at least one electronic device and
controling method thereof
A multimedia device and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which heterogeneous devices are controlled under at least two different communication...
Solid-state imaging apparatus and imaging system
Provided is a solid-state imaging apparatus, including amplifier units including: an amplifier having a first input terminal, a second input terminal, and an...
Image pickup apparatus including image pickup element having image pickup
pixel and focus detection pixel and...
An image pickup apparatus 100 includes an image pickup element 101 including a plurality of image pickup pixels that perform a photoelectric conversion for an...
Image sensor, operating method thereof, and system including same
A method of operating an image processing system includes storing differences between first analog pixel signals and second analog pixel signals and converting...
Image sensor chips
An image sensor chip includes a first wafer and a second wafer. The first wafer includes an image sensor having a plurality of sub-pixels, each of which is...
An imaging apparatus, which includes an imaging device having a plurality of image sensors, is configured to receive light incident on the imaging device,...
Solid-state imaging device, driving method, and electronic device
There is provided a solid-state imaging device including a pixel array section having a plurality of unit pixels two-dimensionally arranged therein, the unit...
Defective pixel correcting apparatus, imaging apparatus, and method of
correcting defective pixel
An apparatus for correcting a defective pixel includes a unit configured to obtain a first corrected value based on a maximum value or minimum value of values...
Sensor device with dark current compensation and control method thereof
The present invention discloses a sensor device with dark current compensation and control method thereof. The sensor device includes: a sensor circuit, for...
Imaging device, imaging apparatus, semiconductor device and readout method
An imaging device includes a readout unit which reads out an amount of charge accumulated in a floating diffusion that accumulates a charge transmitted from a...
Imaging apparatus and camera system
An imaging apparatus that forms an image of a light beam transmitted through an imaging lens on an imaging element includes a laminated material that is...
Low-noise, high dynamic-range image sensor
An integrated-circuit image sensor generates, as constituent reference voltages of a first voltage ramp, a first sequence of linearly related reference voltages...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
Noise in RAW image data is reduced by determining parameters including pixels used as a target area and reference pixels in the RAW image data, based on color...
Image processing device that generates an image from pixels with different
An image processing apparatus includes an intermediate image generating unit configured to input an image which has been shot with differing exposure times set...
User recognition apparatus and method
A user recognition apparatus includes: a visible-light image processing unit configured to acquire a visible-light image using a visible-light camera; an...
Target object information acquisition method and electronic device
Disclosed are a target object information acquisition method and an electronic device. The target object information acquisition method comprises a first...
Infrared imaging microscope using tunable laser radiation
An imaging microscope (12) for generating an image of a sample (10) comprises a beam source (14) that emits a temporally coherent illumination beam (20), the...
Multiscale optical system having dynamic camera settings
A multiscale imaging system including microcameras having controllable focus, dynamic range, exposure, and magnification is disclosed. The objective lens forms...
DCT based flicker detection
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for reducing flicker in image frames captured with a rolling shutter. A flicker detection and...
Systems and methods for generating high dynamic range images
A method determines a pixel value in a high dynamic range image from two images of different brightness by obtaining corresponding input pixel intensities from...
Method and control unit for controlling exposure of a camera
A method for controlling exposure of a camera is disclosed. The method comprises calculating a darkness level and a saturation level with respect to a first...
Near-field enhanced photon conversion
A photon conversion assembly. The photon conversion assembly includes a first plurality of photon conversion particles configured to convert photons in a first...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system, in order from an object side to an image side, comprising: a negative first lens unit; a positive second lens unit; a negative third lens...
Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
A zoom lens includes, in order from an object side to an image side: a first lens group that has a positive refractive power; a second lens group that has a...
Systems and methods for previewing newly captured image content and
reviewing previously stored image content
Systems and methods for previewing newly captured image content and reviewing previously stored image content using an electronic device are provided. The...
Method of providing an adjusted digital image representation of a view,
and an apparatus
According to one aspect of the inventive concept there is provided a method of providing an adjusted digital image representation of a view, the method...
Image signal processing apparatus and a control method thereof, and an
image pickup apparatus and a control...
An image pickup apparatus includes a first image reduction unit configured to reduce the size of an image output by an image pickup element, a memory configured...
Information processing device and recording medium for face recognition
There is provided an information processing device including a recognition unit that recognizes a face area from a captured image, a storage controller that...