Sony patent applications published on 14 January 2010

72 US patent applications published on 14 January 2010 and assigned to Sony

1 20100011405 Method and Apparatus for Audio Selection
2 20100011404 TV SOFTWARE UPGRADE USING TV INTERNET ADAPTER
3 20100011395 Information processing unit
4 20100011382 METHOD, CONTROL LOGIC AND SYSTEM FOR DETECTING A VIRTUAL STORAGE VOLUME AND DATA CARRIER
5 20100011348 RECORDING APPARATUS, SOFTWARE UPDATE DATA ACQUISITION METHOD, PROGRAM, AND DATA DELIVERY SYSTEM
6 20100011315 INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
7 20100011294 VIDEO MODE INDICATOR TECHNIQUES
8 20100011285 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, AND PROGRAM
9 20100011213 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
10 20100011195 PROCESSOR
11 20100011092 System and method for effectively transmitting content items to electronic devices
12 20100011024 PLAYBACK APPARATUS AND DISPLAY METHOD
13 20100009733 Game aim assist
14 20100009727 Electronic Device
15 20100009711 COMMUNICATION APPARATUS, COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, NOTIFICATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM PRODUCT
16 20100009700 Methods and Apparatus for Collecting Image Data
17 20100009643 REGULATING POWER DUTY CYCLE OF AN RF TRANSMITTER/RECEIVER RESPONSIVE TO DISTANCE MOVED
18 20100009490 METHOD FOR FABRICATING A SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE
19 20100009485 SEMICONDUCTOR LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME, AND OPTICAL MODULE
20 20100009370 GENE ASSAYING METHOD, GENE ASSAYING PROGRAM, AND GENE ASSAYING DEVICE
21 20100009369 GENE EXPRESSION LEVEL ANALYZING METHOD, GENE EXPRESSION LEVEL ANALYZING PROGRAM, AND GENE EXPRESSION LEVEL ANALYZING DEVICE
22 20100009241 FUEL CELL AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION THEREOF; AND ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT, MOBILE MACHINE, ELECTRIC POWER GENERATING SYSTEM, COGENERATION SYSTEM, AND ELECTRODE REACTION-BASED APPARATUS
23 20100008673 Remote controller
24 20100008647 Recording Apparatus, Recording Method, and Recording Program, and Image Capturing Apparatus, Image Capturing Method, and Image Capturing Program
25 20100008641 Electronic apparatus, video content editing method, and program
26 20100008637 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and computer program
27 20100008523 Handheld Devices Including Selectively Enabled Audio Transducers
28 20100008518 METHODS FOR PROCESSING AUDIO INPUT RECEIVED AT AN INPUT DEVICE
29 20100008504 Data transmitting apparatus, data receiving apparatus, data transmitting method, and data receiving method
30 20100008407 COMMUNICATION APPARATUS AND COMMUNICATION CALIBRATION METHOD
31 20100008406 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION APPARATUS, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
32 20100008394 TEMPERATURE AND TEMPERATURE DISTRIBUTION SENSING WITH HIGH RESOLUTION IN MICROSCOPIC ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND BIOLOGICAL OBJECTS
33 20100008387 WAVELENGTH CONVERSION APPARATUS, LASER LIGHT GENERATING APPARATUS AND WAVELENGTH CONVERSION METHOD
34 20100008342 OPTIMIZING IEEE 802.11 FOR TCIP/IP DATA TRANSFER
35 20100008212 OPTICAL DISK
36 20100008202 OPTICAL INFORMATION RECORDING MEDIUM, RECORDING PARTICLE, METHOD FOR REPRODUCING OPTICAL INFORMATION, OPTICAL INFORMATION REPRODUCING APPARATUS, METHOD FOR RECORDING OPTICAL INFORMATION, AND OPTICAL INFORMATION RECORDING APPARATUS
37 20100008200 OPTICAL DISC APPARATUS AND SIGNAL RECORDING SURFACE DETECTING METHOD
38 20100008197 OPTICAL DISK APPARATUS AND EMISSION CONTROL METHOD
39 20100008066 Clip and backlight assembly
40 20100008043 HEAT-TRANSPORTING DEVICE, ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, SEALING APPARATUS, SEALING METHOD, AND METHOD OF PRODUCING A HEAT-TRANSPORTING DEVICE
41 20100007984 RECORDING MEDIUM, RECORDING APPARATUS, REPRODUCING APPARATUS, AND REPRODUCING METHOD
42 20100007853 Projector apparatus and image synthesizing device for the same
43 20100007798 IMAGE PROJECTION DEVICE, CONTROL METHOD THEREFOR, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM
44 20100007790 REMOTE CONTROLLER, IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD
45 20100007783 Imaging device and focusing screen replacement mechanism
46 20100007782 Solid-state image-capturing device, driving method thereof, camera electric charge transfer device, driving method and driving device for driving load, and electronic equipment
47 20100007781 Solid-State Image Capturing Device, Driving Method Thereof, Camera, Electric Charge Transfer Device, Driving Method and Driving Device for Driving Load, and Electronic Equipment
48 20100007780 Imaging device, camera, control method for imaging device, and computer program
49 20100007779 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME AND IMAGING APPARATUS
50 20100007770 MEMORY ACCESS CONTROL APPARATUS AND IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
51 20100007757 CAMERA MODULE AND IMAGING DEVICE
52 20100007679 Display apparatus, method of driving display apparatus, drive-use integrated circuit, driving method employed by drive-use integrated circuit, and signal processing method
53 20100007667 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
54 20100007649 Scan driving circuit and display device including the same
55 20100007611 ACTUATED MULTI-FACED KEYS
56 20100007609 KEYBOARD, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND KEYBOARD MANUFACTURING METHOD
57 20100007603 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING DISPLAY ORIENTATION
58 20100007583 Image display device
59 20100007582 DISPLAY VIEWING SYSTEM AND METHODS FOR OPTIMIZING DISPLAY VIEW BASED ON ACTIVE TRACKING
60 20100007576 Handheld Electronic Devices with Moveable Displays and Dynamic Display Control
61 20100007515 Information processing apparatus and connected device status display method
62 20100007511 TOUCHLESS CONTROL OF A CONTROL DEVICE
63 20100007510 COMMUNICATION DEVICE WITH ORIENTATION INDICATION OF RECEIPT OF COMMUNICATION SIGNAL
64 20100007504 COMMUNICATION APPARATUS
65 20100007407 CIRCUIT FOR GENERATING A NEGATIVE VOLTAGE SUPPLY SIGNAL, AND ASSOCIATED POWER SUPPLY DEVICE AND PORTABLE ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
66 20100007388 METHOD AND ARRANGEMENT RELATING POWER SUPPLY IN AN ELECTRICAL DEVICE
67 20100007386 Semiconductor device, display panel, and electronic apparatus
68 20100007310 BATTERY PACK, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, CHARGE CONTROL SYSTEM, CHARGE CONTROL METHOD BY BATTERY PACK, AND CHARGE CONTROL METHOD BY CHARGE CONTROL SYSTEM
69 20100006955 METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
70 20100006853 ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
71 20100005953 VOLUME ADJUSTING APPARATUS AND VOLUME ADJUSTING METHOD
72 20100005627 BIAXIAL HINGE DEVICE AND PORTABLE TERMINAL DEVICE