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PLURAL PHYSICAL DISPLAY ELEMENT CONTROL SYSTEM (E.G., NON-CRT)

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345 - Computer graphics processing and selective visual display systems

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
345055000 Display elements arranged in matrix (e.g., rows and columns) 3351
345032000 Optical means interposed in viewing path (e.g., filters, lens, etc.) 74
345033000 Segmented display elements 36
345031000 Physically movable array 20
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20090040137EXPANDED BIT MAP DISPLAY FOR MOUNTING ON A BUILDING SURFACE AND A METHOD OF CREATING SAME - An expanded bit map display (“EBMD”) (02-12-2009
20090040136ESD PROTECTION FOR MEMS DISPLAY PANELS - A MEMS (Microelectromechanical system) device is described. The device includes an array of MEMS elements with addressing lines and MEMS switches configured to selectively connect the addressing lines to a ground or other potential in the event of an over-voltage, such as during an ESD event. The arrangement is particularly advantageous for protecting the array, because the MEMS switches can be formed using substantially the same processing steps which are used to form the array.02-12-2009
20090295685FLEXIBLE FILM AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - A flexible film and a display device including the same are provided. The flexible film includes an insulating film including a hole, an inner surface surrounding the hole, a first surface, and a second surface opposite to the first surface and a metal layer covering the inner surface and at least one of the first and second surfaces. The metal layer includes a first layer and a second layer. The metal layer has a first portion on the inner surface and a second portion on the first surface or the second surface. The first portion has a thickness smaller than a thickness of the second portion.12-03-2009
20080266208Image transmission control system, wrighting device, transmitter and computer readable medium - An image transmission control system includes: a displaying medium that forms an image so as to be rewritten in accordance with an external writing force and displays the formed image even after the external writing force is removed; a writing device including: a first communication unit that is adaptable to at least two kinds of communication systems selected from a wired communication system and a plural kinds of wireless communication systems having different communication distances; and a writing unit that applies the external writing force based on image information received by the first communication unit to the displaying unit to write the image; and a transmitter including: a second communication unit that is adaptable to the plural kinds of communication systems of the first communication unit; and a selecting unit that selects a communication system transmitting the image information to the writing device in accordance with information for instructing to transmit the image information.10-30-2008
20090284443FLEXIBLE FILM AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - A flexible film and a display device including the same are disclosed. The flexible film includes an insulating film including at least one hole. The insulating film further includes a first surface corresponding to an inner circumferential surface of the hole, a second surface corresponding to an upper surface of the insulating film, and a third surface corresponding to a lower surface of the insulating film. The flexible film includes a first metal layer and a second metal layer that is positioned on the first surface and at least one of the second and third surfaces. A thickness of the first metal layer is smaller than a thickness of the second metal layer.11-19-2009
20090295684FLEXIBLE FILM AND DISPLAY DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME - A flexible film and a display device including the same are disclosed. The flexible film includes an insulating film and first and second metal layers on the insulating film. The insulating film including at least one hole, a first surface corresponding to an inner circumferential surface of the hole, a second surface corresponding to an upper surface of the insulating film, and a third surface corresponding to a lower surface of the insulating film. The first metal layer and the second metal layer are positioned on the first surface and at least one of the second and third surfaces. An angle between the first surface and the second surface is equal to or greater than an angle between the first surface and the third surface.12-03-2009
20090167637ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH OPTICAL DISC DRIVE AND DIGITAL PHOTO FRAME - An exemplary electronic device includes an optical disc drive, a digital photo frame, and a connector mounted on the optical disc drive and cooperating with the optical disc drive to form two slide rails holding the digital photo frame in position. The digital photo frame includes a display panel for selectively displaying the digital photos or the video information, and a selection module. The selection module is for transmitting data corresponding to the digital photos to the display panel for display when the selection module does not receive the video information from the optical disc drive, and transmitting the video information to the display panel for display when the selection module receives the video information from the optical disc drive.07-02-2009
20080204363Display Device - The display device consists of a generally flat body member (08-28-2008
20090179825ARRANGEMENT FOR PRESENTING AND UPDATING INFORMATION - The aim of this invention is an arrangement for displaying and updating information with the use of controllable display units, which display units contain at least one display laminate equipped with an essentially thin display which can be updated. The display laminate is arranged for positioning in an essentially transparent pocket-like space, which space also has the ability to contain, in addition to the display laminate, a sheet of paper or a similar sheet or label containing additional information in text or image form.07-16-2009
20110140995Protection of Flexible Displays - According to one aspect, the invention provides a device with a flexible display screen. The flexible display screen is rollable around an axis between a rolled-up state and an unrolled state. For stiffening the screen, stiffening elements are attached to the flexible display screen. The stiffening elements are compressible. They are compressed when the display screen is in a rolled-up state, so as to decrease the size of the rolled-up display device. Therefore, the invention strengthens the display, while at the same time retains a reasonable size of the display in the rolled-up state.06-16-2011
20090213039Display device - One embodiment of the present invention is a display device being visible from both sides, including a substantially transparent semiconductor circuit having a substantially transparent thin film transistor on one surface of a substantially transparent substrate and a wiring made of a substantially transparent conductive material, the wiring having an electric contact point electrically connected to the transistor, and a display element being driven by the semiconductor circuit.08-27-2009
20090251386MENU SHEET - A base sheet has a menu surface for writing a menu. An information display section is attached to the base sheet and displays content of display data. A receiving section receives display data transmitted by an information transmitting apparatus. A storing section stores display data. A control section causes the storing section to store the display data received by the receiving section and causes the information display section to display the display data stored by the storing section.10-08-2009
20090079669FLAT PANEL DISPLAY - A flat panel display is provided. The flat panel display includes a display panel, a gate driver, a source driver and a signal switching unit. The gate driver outputs a gate signal. The signal switching unit turns on the first terminal and the second terminal thereof to deliver the gate signal to a first scan line during a preceding half period of a frame period. Moreover, the signal switching unit turns on the first terminal and the third terminal thereof during a rear half period of the frame period, so that the gate signal, which is previously delivered to the first scan line, is delivered to the second scan line at this time. In this way, the source driver drives the display panel in coordination with the gate signal delivered by the first and second scan lines.03-26-2009
20090079668METHOD FOR MEASURING READABILITY OF SCREEN UNDER SUNSHINE - A method for measuring the readability of a screen under sunshine is disclosed. In this method, a first set of basic data of a screen module to be tested under dark room conditions is measured. Next, a second set of basic data of the screen module under simulated sunshine conditions is measured. A first screen readability interval data and a second screen readability interval data are then obtained according to the first set of basic data and the second set of basic data. Finally, the first screen readability interval data and the second screen readability interval data are used to determine whether or not the screen module can be clearly read under sunshine. These readability interval data can be used as a basis for leave-factory quality inspection of screens.03-26-2009
20130135182APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING AN APPLICATION IN A WIRELESS TERMINAL - An apparatus and method display an application in a wireless terminal. The application displaying apparatus and method are capable of simultaneously displaying a plurality of applications in a wireless terminal, with the apparatus including: a flexible display unit which has a screen divided in response to a folding action; and a controller for controlling the flexible display unit to divide the screen of the flexible display unit in response to the folding action for the flexible display unit and to display applications on the divided screens.05-30-2013
20090051624Method and Apparatus for Signal Presentation - A method and apparatus for presenting an information signal such as an image signal or a sound signal using a plurality of signal sources. The plurality of signal sources are located within a predetermined space, and the method comprises receiving a respective positioning signals from each of said signal sources, generating location data indicative of locations of said plurality of signal sources, based upon said positioning signals, generating output data for each of said plurality of signal sources based upon said information signal and said location data, and transmitting said output data to said signal sources to present said information signal.02-26-2009
20100053032Touch detecting circuit for bistable electronic display - A touch detecting circuit of the present invention is provided between a substrate and a bistable display film of a display. The touch detecting circuit includes a plurality of first electrodes along a first direction, a plurality of second electrodes along a second direction, and an insulating layer between the first electrodes and the second electrodes. The insulating layer has through holes, on opposite ends of which the first electrodes and the second electrodes are provided. Each of the second electrodes has a contact terminal not masking the entire through hole. The first electrodes will contact the second electrodes under an external force exertion and a resistance effect will occur to let the system terminal of the display detecting the location of the external force.03-04-2010
20100253604 Electronic Apparatus Comprising A Flexible Display With Pressure Spreading Means - The invention relates to an apparatus (10-07-2010
20080204362EXTENSION OF DISPLAY LIFETIME - A method is provided for reducing or eliminating degradation effects in a display 08-28-2008
20100066647INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, DIGITAL PHOTO FRAME, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT - An information processing system includes a media information acquisition section that acquires media information, a media information storage section that stores the media information acquired by the media information acquisition section, a usualness level evaluation section that evaluates a usualness level of a user based on information that includes sensor information from at least one of a behavior sensor that measures a behavior of the user, a condition sensor that measures a condition of the user, and an environment sensor that measures an environment of the user, and a write section that writes the usualness level of the user evaluated by the usualness level evaluation section in the media information storage section so that the usualness level is linked to the media information acquired by the media information acquisition section.03-18-2010
20080297438DIGITAL PHOTO FRAME - A digital photo frame includes a body and a stand. The body has a first combining portion, and the stand has a second combining portion. The first combining portion and the second combining portion are combined by magnetic attraction.12-04-2008
20120119979DISPLAY DEVICE - A display device includes an insulating substrate; a first conductive layer in which a first signal line and a second signal line are formed on the insulating substrate; an insulating layer provided in an upper layer of the first conductive layer; and a semiconductor layer, which is provided in an upper layer of the insulating layer, and in which a semiconductor film, which overlaps the first signal line and the second signal line in plan view, is formed.05-17-2012
20090021451SCANNER APPARATUS AND INFORMATION DISPLAY SYSTEM PROVIDED WITH THE SAME - The scanner apparatus which can be stored in the pedestal supporting the display apparatus has slide members on its side, which are engaged with slide members provided on the pedestal, and the apparatus can be stored so as to be drawn out freely from the pedestal. In addition, the upper unit incorporating an automatic document feeder is rotatable upward on a rotary shaft provided on the side of the apparatus in a state of being drawn out from the pedestal, and when a jam occurs, the scanner apparatus is drawn out from the pedestal to rotate the upper unit upward and open a part of a sheet feeding path, and thereby a jammed sheet can be removed.01-22-2009
20080238816Information Processing Apparatus - According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided an information processing apparatus including: a first chassis; a second chassis; a two-axis joint part that joins the second chassis to the first chassis openably and swingably with respect to a first axis and a second axis; a magnet disposed in the second chassis in proximity to the first axis; and a magnetic sensor that senses at least two opposed directions of a magnetic field; wherein the magnetic sensor is disposed at a position in proximity to the magnet when the second chassis is closed with respect to the first chassis.10-02-2008
20080218437COMPUTER AND DISPLAY DEVICE - An electronic paper display device, which retains a display state even when power is off, is installed outside a server main body. A display control unit provided as software in the server main body displays the information, which indicates a substance of the abnormality detected in the server main body, for example, an error code indicating the substance of the abnormality, in the electronic paper display device. Even when power is turned off after the error code is displayed in the electronic paper display device due to failure of power or a cooling fan, the electronic paper display device maintains display of the error code even after the power-off by memory property of electronic paper.09-11-2008

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