Sony patent applications published on 17 May 2012

67 US patent applications published on 17 May 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120124678 ACTIVATING LICENSABLE COMPONENT PROVIDED BY THIRD PARTY TO AUDIO VIDEO DEVICE
2 20120124653 Certificate Based Access Control in Open Mobile Alliance Device Management
3 20120124620 Information Processing Apparatus and Information Processing Method
4 20120124614 ACTIVATING LICENSABLE COMPONENT USING AGGREGATING DEVICE IN HOME NETWORK
5 20120124611 TRACKING DETAILS OF ACTIVATION OF LICENSABLE COMPONENT OF CONSUMER ELECTRONIC DEVICE
6 20120124610 ACTIVATING LICENSABLE COMPONENT OF CONSUMER ELECTRONIC DEVICE POST-SALE USING UNIFIED SOFTWARE PACKAGE
7 20120124600 Disk Loading Device and Disk Device
8 20120124511 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, TABLE, DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM, PORTABLE TERMINAL, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
9 20120124455 CODING APPARATUS, CODING METHOD, DECODING APPARATUS, DECODING METHOD, PROGRAM AND TRANSMISSION SYSTEM
10 20120124054 RECORDING MEDIUM, RECORDING DEVICE, RECORDING METHOD, DATA SEARCH DEVICE, DATA SEARCH METHOD, AND DATA GENERATING DEVICE
11 20120124023 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, RECORDING MEDIUM, AND PROGRAM
12 20120123916 COORDINATING LICENSE ACTIVATION OF LICENSABLE AUDIO VIDEO (AV) DEVICE COMPONENTS BETWEEN CONTRACT MANUFACTURER AND BRAND MANUFACTURER
13 20120123885 ACTIVATING LICENSABLE COMPONENT OF CONSUMER ELECTRONIC DEVICE AT POINT OF SALE
14 20120123735 WALKING SITUATION DETECTION DEVICE, WALKING SITUATION DETECTION METHOD, AND WALKING SITUATION DETECTION PROGRAM
15 20120123722 FLUORESCENT SPECTRUM CORRECTING METHOD AND FLUORESCENT SPECTRUM MEASURING DEVICE
16 20120122592 Automated Video Game Rating
17 20120122576 SMART SHELL TO A GAME CONTROLLER
18 20120122493 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, POSITION RECORDING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
19 20120122416 Signal receiving apparatus, signal receiving method and electronic apparatus
20 20120122257 SEMICONDUCTOR LIGHT-EMITTING ELEMENT, FABRICATION METHOD THEREOF, CONVEX PART FORMED ON BACKING, AND CONVEX PART FORMATION METHOD FOR BACKING
21 20120121967 Non-Aqueous Electrolyte Battery
22 20120121965 SECONDARY BATTERY, BATTERY UNIT, AND BATTERY MODULE
23 20120121484 MICROCHIP
24 20120121188 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHOD
25 20120121134 CONTROL APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
26 20120121090 CONTENT PROTECTION METHOD AND APPARATUS
27 20120121089 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, OPERATION TERMINAL, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
28 20120120862 ELECTRONIC DEVICE, SIGNAL TRANSMISSION DEVICE, AND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION METHOD
29 20120120786 DISC CARTRIDGE
30 20120120580 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
31 20120120552 ELECTROCHEMICAL CAPACITOR
32 20120120517 DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM HAVING DATA REPRODUCTION INDEPENDENT OF DATA PROCESSING
33 20120120323 AUDIO VIDEO DEVICE WITH EXTERNALLY BUNDLED TV TUNER
34 20120120321 SUPPLYING OMITTED CRITICAL CODE PORTION TO ACTIVATE LICENSABLE COMPONENT IN AUDIO VIDEO DEVICE
35 20120120315 TRACKING ACTIVATION OF LICENSABLE COMPONENT IN AUDIO VIDEO DEVICE BY UNIQUE PRODUCT IDENTIFICATION
36 20120120295 IMAGE SENSOR, DATA OUTPUT METHOD, IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE, AND CAMERA
37 20120120294 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
38 20120120293 Solid-state imaging device and electronic equipment
39 20120120289 IMAGE OUTPUTTING APPARATUS, IMAGE OUTPUTTING METHOD, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, PROGRAM, DATA STRUCTURE AND IMAGING APPARATUS
40 20120120287 IMAGE OUTPUTTING APPARATUS, IMAGE OUTPUTTING METHOD, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, PROGRAM, AND IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
41 20120120267 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM, AND IMAGE-CAPTURING SYSTEM
42 20120120250 REDUCING TV LICENSING COSTS
43 20120120249 CONTROL APPARATUS, IMAGING SYSTEM, CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
44 20120120241 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE
45 20120120237 VIDEO PROCESSING
46 20120120213 STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY DEVICE
47 20120120212 3D SHUTTER GLASSES SYNCHRONIZATION SIGNAL THROUGH STEREO HEADPHONE WIRES
48 20120120208 3D shutter glasses with frame rate detector
49 20120120188 IMAGING APPARATUS, IMAGING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
50 20120120187 IMAGING APPARATUS, IMAGING DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
51 20120120121 IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS AND METHOD OF DRIVING IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS
52 20120120106 IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE, IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD AND PROGRAM
53 20120120071 SHADING GRAPHICAL OBJECTS BASED ON FACE IMAGES
54 20120120063 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
55 20120120036 DISPLAY APPARATUS, METHOD OF DRIVING A DISPLAY, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
56 20120120002 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISPLAY PROXIMITY BASED CONTROL OF A TOUCH SCREEN USER INTERFACE
57 20120119998 SERVER DEVICE, DISPLAY OPERATION TERMINAL,AND REMOTE CONTROL SYSTEM
58 20120119827 DEMODULATORS
59 20120119372 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
60 20120119316 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MAKING THE SAME, AND MANUFACTURING SUBSTRATE FOR SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE
61 20120119288 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME
62 20120119205 THIN FILM TRANSISTOR, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
63 20120119156 ALUMINUM CHELATE LATENT CURING AGENT
64 20120119069 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND SIGNAL PROCESSING CIRCUIT
65 20120119063 Solid-state imaging device and method of adjusting reference voltage
66 20120118483 METHOD FOR PRODUCING DISPLAY DEVICE
67 20120118371 LIGHT ELECTRON CONVERSION ELEMENT