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US20060114787 Simultaneous playback and persistent storage of digital media content  
Simultaneous playback and storage of digital media content is described. In one aspect, digital media content is stored by reading a first portion of the digital media content from a content...
US20050265177 Fully automatic control method of spindle motor of optical disc drive  
A fully automatic control method of a spindle motor of an optical disc drive detects a firmware value stored in the optical disc drive; sets a fully automatic control mode of the spindle motor of...
US20050259532 ALL-IN-ONE DISC JOCKEY MEDIA PLAYER WITH FIXED STORAGE DRIVE AND MIXER  
An all-in-one media player and mixer for a disc jockey has a fixed storage device capable for storing media thereon. The media player also has two interfaces having independent selectable settings...
US20060072405 System and method for disc labeling  
An optical disc drive reads identification information from an optical disc inserted in the drive in a label orientation having a label side presented to the optical disc drive laser by reading...
US20060146656 Multi-component in-car video disc system  
A bifurcated DVD player for custom aftermarket installation in automobiles. It includes a DVD reader which is thin and which can be mounted at any location in the vehicle convenient for the user,...
US20050254370 Mass storage using modern compact disk  
A mass storage device using an optical disk such as a compact disk, DVD-RW, BLU-RAY disk or the like to mimic to the operating system and BIOS of a electronic device the operations of a...
US20060109775 Using spot differentials to determine mark quality  
A method comprising; installing a written media that contains marks and un-written areas, scanning the written marks and un-written areas concurrently, and determining the quality of the marks by...
US20060002257 Information reproducing apparatus and control method therefor  
An information reproducing apparatus is disclosed which recovers a video signal and an audio signal from input information, displays the video signal on a display unit, and reproduces the audio...
US20060002246 Sector-based worm implementation on random access memory  
A disk drive data storage device and a method for implementing a sector selectable write-once read-many (WORM) functionality on the disk drive storage system are disclosed. Data stored in a sector...
US20050286384 Music selection apparatus, music selection system and music selection method  
A music selection apparatus selects a piece of music from among pieces of selection target music to be selected. The music selection apparatus includes a condition setting section and a selecting...
US20060044949 Network scan-to-removable storage media  
A system and method are provided for storing network-scanned data in a removable storage medium. The method comprises: an imaging device providing scanned image data; sending the scanned image...
US20050254367 Microminiature optical disc drive with wireless capability  
A battery-operated, hand-held disc drive for an optical data storage disc contains a radio transceiver. Data read from the disc, for example a game or movie, are delivered to the transceiver and...
US20080137496 OPTICAL-DISK DEVICE AND RECORD-CONTROL METHOD  
An optical-disk device includes a record unit recording data onto an optical disk, and a management-information-record unit configured to additionally write the latest disk-management information...
US20050265160 Disk information display device  
A disk information display device capable of displaying display data responding to the operation of operating part in a complete and in real time, the disk information display device includes: a...
US20060044970 Disc player and method of reproducing information on disc  
A disc player reproduces information in a plurality of blocks sequentially provided on a disc. The disc player includes an optical pickup reading the information recorded on the disc; an...
US20070159940 Drive and method for simulating the insertion of a new record  
The present invention relates to a drive (2) for use in a computer or a reproduction device for accessing a record carrier. According to the invention via a specific action, supervised by the...
US20060153056 Limited life optical media  
Limited life optical media and methods of making same are described. The limited life optical media includes at least one reactive substance that prohibits continued access to at least part of the...
US20050265172 Multi-channel audio/video system and authoring standard  
A multimedia format for karaoke includes a first channel featuring a first performance of a song that is playable through a first speaker, a second channel featuring a synchronized second...
US20090290458 METHOD OF UPDATING DISC INFORMATION OF OPTICAL DISC  
A method of updating disc information of an optical disc includes checking whether a file system bitmap in a user data area of the optical disc had been updated, and updating disc information in a...
US20060140080 MULTI-FUNCTION DIGITAL OPTICAL DISC PLAYER  
A multi-function digital video optical disc player includes a housing; an optical disc drive installed inside the housing for reading a first video data from an optical disc; a tape drive...
US20050259533 Tray drive  
In the configuration including: a tray drive mechanism for reciprocally moving a tray with a drive motor as a power source; and a motor drive unit for driving the drive motor, after the movement...
US20050259539 Disk reproduction device  
A control part that controls the device entirety based on an instruction inputted from the operation part has a rezero operation function in that, when an optical pickup reaches the innermost...
US20090028013 METHOD FOR CALIBRATING A SPHERICAL ABERRATION COMPENSATION LEVEL IN AN OPTICAL DRIVE  
A method for calibrating an SA compensation level of an optical drive is provided. The method includes steps of providing a plurality of SA compensation levels; obtaining a peak-to-peak value of...
US20060002261 Data reproduction apparatus having resume reproduction function, and program product for implementing resume reproduction function  
When a reproduction operation of data recorded on a recording medium is stopped, a stop position of the reproduction operation on the recording medium is obtained and stored in a position storage...
US20080253243 Controlling an Optical Disc Drive  
The invention provides an optical disc drive and a method for controlling a moving part, e.g. a disc tray or an optical pick-up unit, of such an optical disc drive. The method comprises, upon a...
US20060077818 Optical disc processor  
A controller in an optical disc processor serves as a visual information recording unit for recording visible information by forming visual information-display pits to be closely aggregated...
US20090122665 METHOD OF CONTROLLING PLAYBACK CONDITION, OPTICAL DISK, OPTICAL DISK DRIVE DEVICE AND PROGRAM  
Playback durability of a writable optical disk is ensured. A method of controlling a playback condition includes continuously irradiating an optical disk with a laser beam having a power level...
US20080074967 OPTICAL DISC SPARE AREA MANAGEMENT  
A spare area management method for a blu-ray rewritable disc and a disc drive implementing this method, as well as a novel blu-ray rewritable disc. The disc has a plurality of spare areas....
US20080123481 Method for Saving ther Keylockers on Optical Discs  
The present invention relates to a system with an integrated digital rights management mechanism. The system comprises a drive (120) and a host (130) controlling operations of the drive (120). The...
US20050259534 Changer type disc apparatus  
A changer type disc apparatus having a disc changer portion, on which plural discs are mountable, a recording/playing portion for recording a video signal on a disc mounted on the disc changer...
US20050270928 Optical disc device  
An optical disc device is disclosed. The optical disc device includes a thermal head that is disposed at a side opposite to an optical pickup, which irradiates a laser beam for writing and erasing...
US20070130418 Playback device  
Disclosed is a playback device capable of audio playback with little or no interruption. Yet, there is no need of increasing the memory capacity of the playback device and sacrificing the...
US20060002258 Method and apparatus for ejecting a medium  
An electronic apparatus and a method for ejecting a medium are provided that can ensure identification of eject keys for media even when the display of a touch panel surface is difficult to view....
US20060109765 Method for testing assembling quality of optical storage devices and optical storage device for using such method  
The present invention discloses a method for testing the assembling quality of optical storage devices. The step (A) is to compute a traveling distance along the focus direction of a lens of an...
US20050254375 Method of storing calibration data in a circuit board and an optical disc drive thereof  
An optical disc drive for accessing an optical disc is provided. The optical disc drive includes an optical/mechanical assembly (OMA) and a memory having an in-built calibration data of the OMA,...
US20060280068 Virtual write protection system  
An optical medium containing virtual write protect information can be recorded in drives and systems without first changing the write protection from on to off by receiving valid user input The...
US20120176875 DYNAMIC SYSTEM CONTROL METHOD  
A method of controlling a dynamic system including selecting at least one fundamental limiting parameter; selecting an input parameter of the dynamic system; generating a command for the input...
US20050259523 Car front seat head rest mountable DVD/LCD module with vertical disc insert  
A portable DVD (Digital Video Disc) player combined with an LCD (Liquid Crystal Displayer) is provided. In current application the DVD and LCD are combined in one module. In the module of the...
US20100080094 DISPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
Disclosed are a display apparatus and a control method thereof. The display apparatus includes a memory which stores contents with voice information; a voice output unit which outputs a voice; a...
US20070230298 Spiral Angle Controlled Information  
A device, multilayer record carrier and method are given for providing information in a controlled way. The multilayer record carrier has spiral angle information to be applied and/or verified...
US20050213445 Device for processing demonstration signals and demonstration control data  
At a playback device (10) comprising at least one signal processing means for processing a signal and switching means for switching the playback device (10) into a demonstration mode a...
US20050259548 Music playing method and apparatus thereof  
A music playing method and disc drive apparatus thereof, for reading a compact disc (CD). The disc drive apparatus includes an interface electrically connected to the host, a decoder, and a...
US20070223329 Apparatus And Method For Generating A Scanning Beam In An Optical Pickup Head, Miniature Optical Pickup Head And Optical Storage System Incorporating A Miniature Pickup Head  
A miniaturised optical pickup head for an optical storage system in which a well-collimated beam is generated. The optical pickup head comprises an optical system comprising a collimator leans and...
US20070050087 Input device and inputting method  
An input device is disclosed which includes: a casing; an input unit provided in the casing; an orientation detection unit configured to detect the orientation of the casing; and a command...
US20060104190 Secure optical media storage  
An optical recording medium is provided for distributing content through a portable medium which can be transported by hand from one media player to another media player. The optical recording...
US20060028936 Apparatus for managing removable storage media that can be connected thereto, and method, program, and system lsi for managing removable storage media  
A storage media management apparatus includes a dividing unit 63e that divides a content into a plurality of content parts, a management information generating unit 63c that generates a plurality...
US20050259559 Access controlled optical disc and method therefor  
An optical disc is disclosed having a set of primary tracks and a set of alternate tracks. At least some of the primary and alternate tracks are associated. When a CD-DA reader accesses the...
US20060164941 Recording medium reproduction device and computer program for reproducing recording medium  
The present invention relates to a recording medium player which reads title set data and control information from a DVD and plays images and sounds. A multi-disc changer as a recording medium...
US20060164929 Dual compact disc player  
This invention concerns a portable compact disc player that is cable of playing two CDs one at a time upon request. This invention uses an extra laser eye and laser discs holder to enable the...
US20050254369 Disc reproducing apparatus  
A disc reproducing apparatus is constructed so that an identification code of an optical disc is read out and contents of the optical disc are selected and the contents reproduced by a...

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