Sony patent applications published on 15 October 2009

68 US patent applications published on 15 October 2009 and assigned to Sony

1 20090260034 TV USER INTERFACE FOR VIEWING SELECTED SUB-GROUPS OF CHANNELS
2 20090260026 Recording medium changer
3 20090259975 LIST DISPLAY APPARATUS, LIST DISPLAY METHOD AND GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE
4 20090259814 MEMORY CONTROL APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME
5 20090259793 System and method for effectively implementing an erase mode for a memory device
6 20090259750 METHOD OF AND APPARATUS FOR COMMUNICATING DATA STRUCTURES BETWEEN DEVICES IN A NETWORKING ENVIRONMENT
7 20090259716 INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
8 20090259653 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, METHOD, AND PROGRAM
9 20090258712 Game Device
10 20090258681 AUTOMATIC SELECTION OF A BACKGROUND IMAGE FOR A DISPLAY ON A MOBILE TELEPHONE
11 20090258674 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY UPDATING PRESENCE INFORMATION
12 20090258672 GATEWAY WITH ADAPTIVE AIR INTERFACES
13 20090258657 DEMODULATION APPARATUS AND RECEIVING APPARATUS
14 20090258413 REACTOR
15 20090258412 REACTOR
16 20090257739 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM AND METHOD
17 20090257736 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD
18 20090257684 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SUPPRESSING RINGING ARTIFACTS WITHIN SUPER-RESOLUTION IMAGE PROCESSING
19 20090257661 Information processing apparatus and method, and program
20 20090257652 AUTOMATIC IMAGE COLOR TONE CORRECTION
21 20090257618 DATA PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD
22 20090257617 SPEAKER, VOICE COIL UNIT, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE VOICE COIL UNIT
23 20090257616 SPEAKER SYSTEM
24 20090257592 Content transmission system, communication device, and content transmission method
25 20090257584 Encrypted stream processing circuit and method of processing encrypted stream
26 20090257539 TRANSMISSION APPARATUS AND METHOD, RECEPTION APPARATUS AND METHOD, PROGRAM, AND TRANSMISSION AND RECEPTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
27 20090257513 BIT REDUCTION IN A TRANSMITTER
28 20090257509 INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
29 20090257506 ESTIMATION OF P FRAME AVERAGE RATE QUANTIZATION PARAMETER (QP) IN A GROUP OF PICTURES (GOP)
30 20090257498 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
31 20090257496 ESTIMATION OF B FRAME AVERAGE RATE QUANTIZATION PARAMETER (QP) IN A GROUP OF PICTURES (GOP)
32 20090257488 ESTIMATION OF I FRAME AVERAGE RATE QUANTIZATION PARAMETER (QP) IN A GROUP OF PICTURES (GOP)
33 20090257487 VIDEO ROBUSTNESS USING SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL DIVERSITY
34 20090257485 VIDEO DATA COMPRESSION WITH INTEGRATED LOSSY AND LOSSLESS COMPRESSION
35 20090257462 Laser device, laser display device, and laser irradiation device
36 20090257326 Medium management method and storage device
37 20090257167 VARIABLE CAPACITOR AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
38 20090257134 Image capture lens and image capture apparatus
39 20090257066 Optical displacement measuring device
40 20090256996 LIGHT GUIDE PLATE, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS WITH DISPLAY
41 20090256963 Electronic device, communication system, method of communication, and program
42 20090256959 INFORMATION PRESENTATION APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PRESENTATION METHOD
43 20090256956 IMAGING DEVICE AND SHOLDER PAD
44 20090256947 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING TOUCH-BASED ADJUSTMENTS WITHIN IMAGING DEVICES
45 20090256944 Solid-State Image Sensing Device
46 20090256935 VIDEO SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGING APPARATUS, VIDEO SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
47 20090256933 Imaging apparatus, control method thereof, and program
48 20090256926 IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE ANALYSIS METHOD FOR THE IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE AND THE IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, AND PROGRAM
49 20090256925 Composition determination device, composition determination method, and program
50 20090256919 IMAGING DEVICE, CAPTURED IMAGE RECORDING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
51 20090256899 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, SURFACE PROPERTY REFORMING SHEET, AND METHOD FOR FORMING IMAGE
52 20090256858 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
53 20090256830 HYBRID DISPLAY
54 20090256827 Display device and output buffer circuit for driving the same
55 20090256826 Image display device and driving method of image display device
56 20090256824 POINTER DEVICE FOR CAPACITIVE SENSITIVE TOUCH SCREENS
57 20090256818 Display device and a method of driving the same
58 20090256811 OPTICAL TOUCH SCREEN
59 20090256810 TOUCH SCREEN DISPLAY
60 20090256809 THREE-DIMENSIONAL TOUCH INTERFACE
61 20090256782 Image display device and method of driving the same
62 20090256731 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
63 20090256689 IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND IMAGE DISPLAY METHOD
64 20090256684 COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM AND MEMORY CARD
65 20090256494 GaN-BASED SEMICONDUCTOR LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT, LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT ASSEMBLY, LIGHT-EMITTING APPARATUS, METHOD OF DRIVING GaN-BASED SEMICONDUCTOR LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT, AND IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS
66 20090256226 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, PRODUCTION METHOD THEREOF, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
67 20090256168 DISPLAY ELEMENT, MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME AND DISPLAY DEVICE
68 20090256058 AUTOMATIC FOCUS CONTROL UNIT, ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND AUTOMATIC FOCUS CONTROL METHOD