Naoshi Kakita has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
Abstract: In a vehicle control apparatus, a display device displays a vehicle image showing a vehicle shape viewed from a virtual view point, and a user interface accepts a user's operation. When the user interface accepts the user's operation that issues an instruction for changing the vehicle image, a display control unit causes the display device to display the vehicle image after the changing of the virtual view point. Simultaneously, the display control unit causes the display device to display command buttons corresponding to portions of the vehicle shown by the vehicle image after the changing of the virtual view point.
Abstract: The present invention relates to a receiving apparatus capable of achieving the efficiency of the antenna utilization among a plurality of tuners, and the apparatus of the present invention comprises a display section displaying individual images with respect to a plurality of viewing directions on the same screen, a plurality of tuners, a plurality of antennas connected to the plurality of tuners, an antenna switching section switching a connection state between the plurality of tuners and the plurality of tuners, a detection section detecting a difference or identification between a first broadcast program corresponding to an individual image with respect to one viewing direction and a second broadcast program corresponding to an individual image with respect to at least one viewing direction other than the one viewing direction, and a control section controlling the antenna switching means on the basis of a result of the detection by the detection section.