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Richard M Miller Smith: Image control system. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Michael E Belk, August 15, 2006: US07091998 (86 worldwide citation)

An image control system for controlling a menu on a display, comprises a menu arranged as a plurality of simultaneously displayed menu items in a loop and a selector (12) to select an item from the menu, the loop and the selector being moveable with respect to each other. A user input device (4) com ...


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David E Penna, Richard M Miller Smith, Colin I King: Method and apparatus for processing image data. Trident Microsystems, DLA Piper, November 29, 2011: US08068545 (12 worldwide citation)

An MPEG decoder (100-180) can use different formats (linear tiled etc) for image data memory (150) for reference pictures when decoding subsequent pictures. Each format brings advantages and disadvantages. The disclosure illustrates that it is possible for different video sequences to have character ...


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Bernard Hunt, Richard M Miller Smith: Routing device and method for a powerline network. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Larry Liberchuk, January 16, 2007: US07164346 (12 worldwide citation)

An internal powerline network is provided with a routing device for routing a signal on only a part of the network. In this way the data capacity of the network is increased. The routing device is advantageously attached to the fuse box of the powerline network.


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Richard M Miller Smith: Decoder supporting multiple inputs. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Michael E Belk, Paul Im, December 26, 2006: US07154913 (3 worldwide citation)

A decoder has tuners for receiving data from different sources. Each tuner has an associated demultiplexer controlled to select a portion of a received signal corresponding to a selected channel or channels. The demultiplexer output to a remultiplexer configured to determine selected signal portions ...


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David E Penna, Richard M Miller Smith: Portable computer device. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, October 11, 2011: US08035617

A portable computer device has data acceptance logic (24,40) that determines whether input data items have time and location information. If not, data items are stored together with time and location information taken from clock (30) and location determining circuitry (28), here a Global Positioning ...


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Richard M Miller Smith: Image control system. Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, November 9, 2006: US20060250355-A1

An image control system for controlling a menu on a display, comprises a menu arranged as a plurality of simultaneously displayed menu items in a loop and a selector (12) to select an item from the menu, the loop and the selector being moveable with respect to each other. A user input device (4) com ...


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Richard M Miller Smith: Method and apparatus for improved inverse transform calculation. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, January 4, 2007: US20070003153-A1

A method is provided for determining, from DCT coded data used in MPEG video coding, the number of bits required to represent an output value which would be obtained after an inverse transform is performed on said transform coded data. The method comprises obtaining a sum of coefficient values withi ...


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David E Penna, Richard M Miller Smith, Collin I King: Method and apparatus for processing image data. Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, December 28, 2006: US20060291560-A1

An MPEG decoder (100-180) can use different formats (linear tiled etc) for image data memory (150) for reference pictures when decoding subsequent pictures. Each format brings advantages and disadvantages. The disclosure illustrates that it is possible for different video sequences to have character ...


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Richard S Cole, Richard M Miller Smith: Description generation. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Electronics North American, June 26, 2003: US20030117498-A1

Apparatus for generating, from an environment, a description in the form of metadata such as an instruction set of a markup language comprises first sensor means for sensing a first aspect of the environment and converting means for converting the aspect into the metadata.


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Richard M Miller Smith: Image control system. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, September 4, 2003: US20030164818-A1

An image control system for controlling a menu on a display, comprises a menu arranged as a plurality of simultaneously displayed menu items in a loop and a selector (12) to select an item from the menu, the loop and the selector being moveable with respect to each other. A user input device (4) com ...