Philips Electronics patents granted on 23 November 2010

32 US patents granted on 23 November 2010 and assigned to Philips Electronics

1 D627,913 Luminaire
2 7,840,980 Incorporation of lead actor information for TV recommenders
3 7,840,859 Block interleaving with memory table of reduced size
4 7,840,620 Hierarchical playlist generator
5 7,840,412 Audio coding
6 7,840,411 Audio encoding and decoding
7 7,840,292 Multiuser playlist generation
8 7,840,289 Media item selection
9 7,840,254 Electromagnetically tracked K-wire device
10 7,840,251 Device and method for registering a position sensor in an anatomical body
11 7,840,227 Location based handoff for mobile devices
12 7,840,070 Rendering images based on image segmentation
13 7,840,062 False positive reduction in computer-assisted detection (CAD) with new 3D features
14 7,840,052 Restoration of the nuclear medicine 2D planar image by iterative constrained deconvolution
15 7,840,012 Audio conditioning apparatus, method and computer program product
16 7,839,980 X-ray tube cooling apparatus
17 7,839,979 Electron optical apparatus, X-ray emitting device and method of producing an electron beam
18 7,839,967 Electron computer tomography method and electron computer tomograph
19 7,839,774 Data processing circuit wherein data processing units communicate via a network
20 7,839,747 Method and recording device for recording marks in an information layer of an optical record carrier
21 7,839,741 Method and apparatus for selecting an optimum write parameter, and optical recording medium for use by said method and apparatus
22 7,839,740 Recordable optical storage systems
23 7,839,402 Virtual endoscopy
24 7,839,381 Driving method for an electrophoretic display with accurate greyscale and minimized average power consumption
25 7,839,378 Detection of view mode
26 7,839,367 Active matrix display devices
27 7,839,365 Control of current supplied by a transistor to a pixel in an electroluminescent display device
28 7,839,147 Shimming of electric field for electric properties tomography
29 7,839,068 Fluorescent lamp capable of slow release of organic evaporating materials at low temperature
30 7,837,370 Low profile side emission TIR lens for LED
31 7,836,818 Beverage making device comprising a frothing member
32 7,836,751 Ultra fine particle sensor