Sony patent applications published on 03 May 2012

71 US patent applications published on 03 May 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120110679 SERVICE PROVIDING SYSTEM, SERVICE PROVIDING METHOD, PORTABLE COMMUNICATION TERMINAL AND SERVER
2 20120110678 Digital Rights Management (DRM) Domain Recommendation and Selection Based on a User’s Social Graphs
3 20120110623 SEARCH QUERY COLUMN FOR INTERNET-CONNECTED TV’S
4 20120110613 SYSTEM, APPARATUS, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR TRANSFERRING CONTENT
5 20120110587 Methods and apparatuses for accumulating and distributing processing power
6 20120110509 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, PROGRAM, AND SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
7 20120110457 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR AUTOMATICALLY UPDATING A PRIMARY DISPLAY AREA
8 20120110447 CONTROL OF VIRTUAL OBJECT USING DEVICE TOUCH INTERFACE FUNCTIONALITY
9 20120110415 DECODING APPARATUS, METHOD, AND PROGRAM
10 20120110407 DECODING DEVICE AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
11 20120110355 Power Supply Circuit and Power Supply Method
12 20120110284 DATA PROCESSING APPARATUS, DATA PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
13 20120110122 INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TERMINAL, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION APPARATUS, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM, CONTENT MANAGEMENT METHOD, BROADCAST RECEPTION METHOD, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION METHOD, PROGRAMS AND STORAGE MEDIUM
14 20120110099 Chat System, Server Device, Chat Method, Chat Execution Program, Storage Medium Stored with Chat Execution Program, Information Processing Unit, Image Display Method, Image Processing Program, Storage Medium Stored with Image Processing Program
15 20120110081 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD, RECORDING MEDIUM, AND PROGRAM
16 20120110070 INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
17 20120108332 Entertainment Device, System, and Method
18 20120108181 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION METHOD AND PROGRAM
19 20120107972 LASER DIODE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
20 20120107651 ASSEMBLED BATTERY AND POWER CONSUMPTION APPARATUS
21 20120107586 BARRIER FILM AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
22 20120106869 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
23 20120106862 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, METHOD, AND PROGRAM
24 20120106789 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD AND PROGRAM
25 20120106773 SPEAKER DEVICE AND METHOD FOR FORMING SPEAKER DEVICE
26 20120106673 ODD INTERLEAVING ONLY OF AN ODD-EVEN INTERLEAVER WHEN HALF OR LESS DATA SUBCARRIERS ARE ACTIVE IN A DIGITAL VIDEO BROADCASTING (DVB) SYSTEM
27 20120106660 RECEPTION APPARATUS, RECEPTION METHOD, DEMODULATION APPARATUS, DEMODULATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
28 20120106619 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM
29 20120106608 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
30 20120106308 OPTICAL RECORDING MEDIUM AND RECORDING DEVICE
31 20120105955 OPTICAL DEVICE AND STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY APPARATUS
32 20120105952 OPTICAL DEVICE AND STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY APPARATUS
33 20120105753 LIQUID CRYSTAL LENS ARRAY DEVICE, DRIVING METHOD THEREOF AND IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE
34 20120105743 Liquid crystal light adjusting device and imaging apparatus
35 20120105738 PROJECTION CONTROL DEVICE, PROJECTION CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
36 20120105707 Imaging device, imaging method, and program
37 20120105701 PROJECTION DEVICE, PROJECTION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
38 20120105698 SOLID STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND CAMERA SYSTEM
39 20120105696 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, MANUFACTURING METHODS THEREOF, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
40 20120105691 LENS AND COLOUR FILTER ARRANGEMENT, SUPER-RESOLUTION CAMERA SYSTEM AND METHOD
41 20120105690 CAMERA SYSTEM AND IMAGING METHOD USING MULTIPLE LENS AND APERTURE UNITS
42 20120105688 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGING DEVICE, AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM
43 20120105659 VIDEO STILL CAMERA
44 20120105616 LOADING OF DATA TO AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
45 20120105611 STEREOSCOPIC IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND APPARATUS
46 20120105597 IMAGE PROCESSOR, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
47 20120105593 MULTI-VIEW VIDEO AND STILL 3D CAPTURE SYSTEM
48 20120105589 REAL TIME THREE-DIMENSIONAL MENU/ICON SHADING
49 20120105582 SUPER-RESOLUTION FROM 3D (3D TO 2D CONVERSION) FOR HIGH QUALITY 2D PLAYBACK
50 20120105581 2D TO 3D IMAGE AND VIDEO CONVERSION USING GPS AND DSM
51 20120105488 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM
52 20120105461 AUTOMATIC SELECTION OF A BACKGROUND IMAGE FOR A DISPLAY ON A MOBILE TELEPHONE
53 20120105444 DISPLAY PROCESSING APPARATUS, DISPLAY PROCESSING METHOD, AND DISPLAY PROCESSING PROGRAM
54 20120105382 DISPLAY DEVICE, POSITION CORRECTION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
55 20120105364 Communication Device and Method
56 20120105304 ANTENNA
57 20120104942 DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DISPLAY DEVICE
58 20120104536 Imaging device package, method of manufacturing the imaging device package, and electronic apparatus
59 20120104533 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME
60 20120104523 Solid-state imaging device manufacturing method of solid-state imaging device, and electronic apparatus
61 20120104509 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
62 20120104501 Semiconductor apparatus and method of manufacturing semiconductor apparatus
63 20120104479 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME, AND IMAGING DEVICE
64 20120104266 RADIATION DETECTING ELEMENT, METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME, RADIATION DETECTING MODULE, AND RADIATION IMAGE DIAGNOSTIC APPARATUS
65 20120104235 METHOD OF CONTROLLING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
66 20120104234 IMAGE PICKUP CIRCUIT
67 20120103817 DIELECTRIC CYTOMETRIC APPARATUS AND DIELECTRIC-CYTOMETRIC CELL SORTING METHOD
68 20120103814 APPARATUS FOR SAMPLE INTRODUCTION, CHIP FOR SAMPLE INTRODUCTION, AND METHOD FOR SAMPLE INTRODUCTION
69 20120103813 CELL SORTER AND CELL SORTING METHOD
70 20120103798 PROTEIN-IMMOBILIZED ELECTRODE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND FUNCTIONAL ELEMENT AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
71 20120103222 METHOD FOR PRODUCING METAL THIN FILM