Sony patent applications published on 05 July 2012

38 US patent applications published on 05 July 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120174178 PREFERENCE BASED PROGRAM DELETION IN A PVR
2 20120174091 NETWORK ADAPTER, METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT
3 20120174008 INFORMATION INPUT DEVICE AND INFORMATION INPUT METHOD
4 20120173994 AUTOMATIC NOTIFICATION
5 20120173954 DECODING DEVICE, DECODING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
6 20120173799 DATA STORAGE APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
7 20120173625 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SOCIAL INTERACTION ABOUT CONTENT ITEMS SUCH AS MOVIES
8 20120173603 INFORMATION COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND PORTABLE INFORMATION DEVICE
9 20120173333 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENABLING CONSUMER PROMOTION, SALE, OR GIFTING OF CONTENT ITEMS SUCH AS MOVIES
10 20120171962 Image Processing Apparatus, Processing Method, and Recording Medium
11 20120170921 ZOOM TRACKING CONTROLLER, COMPOUND-EYE IMAGING APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF CONTROL BY ZOOM TRACKING CONTROLLER
12 20120170914 LOGGING EVENTS IN MEDIA FILES
13 20120170872 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
14 20120170656 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
15 20120170562 COMMUNICATION METHOD, COMMUNICATION DEVICE, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
16 20120170508 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, BASE STATION, RELAY NODE AND USER EQUIPMENT
17 20120170507 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, METHOD, BASE STATION, AND COMMUNICATION DEVICE
18 20120170481 RELAY STATION, RELAY METHOD, AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE
19 20120170434 INFORMATION RECORDER, INFORMATION REPRODUCER, RECORDING MEDIA MANUFACTURING SYSTEM, AND INFORMATION RECORDING MEDIA, METHOD AND PROGRAM
20 20120169964 DISPLAY DEVICE
21 20120169931 PRESENTING CUSTOMIZED BOOT LOGO ON TV DISPLAY
22 20120169920 IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE
23 20120169908 IMAGING DEVICE, DRIVE CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
24 20120169900 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
25 20120169894 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
26 20120169892 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
27 20120169802 LIGHT EMITTING PERIOD SETTING METHOD, DRIVING METHOD FOR DISPLAY PANEL, DRIVING METHOD FOR BACKLIGHT, LIGHT EMITTING PERIOD SETTING APPARATUS, SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, DISPLAY PANEL AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
28 20120169794 PIXEL CIRCUIT, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND METHOD OF DRIVING PIXEL CIRCUIT
29 20120169786 LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE, ILLUMINATING DEVICE, AND DISPLAY DEVICE
30 20120169773 DISPLAY CONTROL APPARATUS, DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
31 20120169769 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION DISPLAY METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
32 20120169725 HEAD-MOUNTED DISPLAY
33 20120169700 DISPLAY DEVICE, NONUNIFORMITY COMPENSATION METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
34 20120168889 MANUFACTURING METHOD OF SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE
35 20120168867 PROTECTION ELEMENT AND SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE HAVING THE PROTECTION ELEMENT
36 20120168814 ADHESIVE COMPOSITION
37 20120168501 CONTROLLING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING AN APPARATUS
38 20120168069 METHOD FOR FORMING TRANSFER SHEET