Sony patent applications published on 19 April 2012

80 US patent applications published on 19 April 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120096564 DATA INTEGRITY PROTECTING AND VERIFYING METHODS, APPARATUSES AND SYSTEMS
2 20120096561 IC CHIP, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, SOFTWARE MODULE CONTROL METHOD, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
3 20120096497 RECORDING TELEVISION CONTENT
4 20120096496 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PROVIDING AN INTERACTIVE MENU THROUGH STREAMING VIDEO
5 20120096383 LOADER ANIMATION
6 20120096363 INITIAL SETUP WITH AUTO-DETECTION, CONTEXTUAL HELP AND ADVERTISEMENT SPACE
7 20120096340 REFORMATTING WEB PAGES IN BD PLATFORM
8 20120096313 RECOVERY FROM HDD FAILURE AND TECHNICAL SUPPORT THROUGH WWAN
9 20120096260 CONTENT TRANSMISSION DEVICE, CONTENT TRANSMISSION METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM USED THEREWITH
10 20120096152 METHOD, APPARATUS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR PROCESSING INFORMATION
11 20120096104 ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH CUSTOMIZABLE EMBEDDED SOFTWARE AND METHODS THEREFOR
12 20120096091 SERVER,CONFERENCE ROOM MANAGEMENT METHOD OF SERVER, AND NETWORK CONFERENCE SYSTEM
13 20120096047 METHOD AND SYSTEM AND FILE FORMAT OF GENERATING CONTENT BY REFERENCE
14 20120095714 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM
15 20120095613 COMMUNICATION DEVICE, POWER DISTRIBUTION CONTROL DEVICE, AND POWER DISTRIBUTION CONTROL SYSTEM
16 20120095598 CONTROL DEVICE FOR ROBOT, CONTROL METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
17 20120095331 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM FOR THEM
18 20120095302 USING TV AS HEALTH MONITOR
19 20120094763 COORDINATING REAL-WORLD GATHERINGS TO PROMOTE ONLINE COMMUNITY
20 20120094762 ONLINE PROCESS FOR RECOMMENDING FRIENDS BASED ON GAME PLAYING HABITS
21 20120094641 INFORMATION DELIVERY APPARATUS, INFORMATION RECEIVING APPARATUS, INFORMATION DELIVERY METHOD, INFORMATION RECEIVING METHOD AND INFORMATION DELIVERY SYSTEM
22 20120094614 Signal transmission apparatus, electronic device, and signal transmission method
23 20120094595 COMMUNICATION APPARATUS AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
24 20120094452 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME
25 20120094209 ION-CONDUCTIVE COMPOSITE, MEMBRANE ELECTRODE ASSEMBLY (MEA), AND ELECTROCHEMICAL DEVICE
26 20120094072 MAGNETIC SHEET AND PRODUCTION METHOD THEREOF
27 20120093807 ROR ALPHA PROMOTING THE INDUCTION OF BMALL
28 20120093486 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, SYNCHRONIZATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
29 20120093480 IMPLEMENTING WEB BROWSER IN BD PLATFORM
30 20120093479 CAPTURING PLAYBACK KEY EVENTS IN BD PLAYERS
31 20120093478 QUICK DISK PLAYER CONFIGURATION TO SEND CONTENT TO TV
32 20120093420 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CLASSIFYING IMAGE
33 20120093407 OBJECT DETECTION AND CLASSIFICATION METHOD AND APPARATUS
34 20120093362 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR DETECTING SPECIFIC OBJECT IN SEQUENCE OF IMAGES AND VIDEO CAMERA DEVICE
35 20120093146 CALLER INFORMATION PROVISION
36 20120093138 MIDAMBLE ALLOCATIONS FOR MIMO TRANSMISSIONS
37 20120093137 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION APPARATUS, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
38 20120093135 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING UPLINK SIGNALING INFORMATION
39 20120093041 Signal transmission apparatus, electronic instrument and signal transmission method
40 20120092977 OPTICAL RECORDING MEDIUM, METHOD OF PRODUCING SAME, AND RECORDING DEVICE
41 20120092976 RECORDING APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD
42 20120092855 FLAT PANEL TV STAND PROVIDING FLOATING APPEARANCE
43 20120092817 DISPLAY DEVICE
44 20120092816 ELECTRONIC DEVICE HAVING A HIDDEN INPUT KEY AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
45 20120092756 OPTICAL BODY, OPTICAL BODY MANUFACTURING METHOD, WINDOW MEMBER, AND OPTICAL BODY ATTACHING METHOD
46 20120092624 ILLUMINATION DEVICE AND DISPLAY UNIT
47 20120092569 MODULE SYSTEM FOR PERMITTING STORAGE DEVICE INTERFACE WITH TV
48 20120092538 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, DRIVING CONTROL METHOD, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
49 20120092536 SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS AND CAMERA
50 20120092535 COLOR FILTER, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, IMAGE-CAPTURE APPARATUS, IMAGE-CAPTURE METHOD, PROGRAM AND RECORDING MEDIUM
51 20120092517 IMAGE TRANSMISSION
52 20120092513 NOVEL AND ROBUST METHOD FOR COMPUTING CONTROL POINTS
53 20120092512 FAST, ACCURATE AND EFFICIENT GAUSSIAN FILTER
54 20120092506 Image processing device, image processing system, image processing method and program
55 20120092470 STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY DEVICE AND STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY METHOD
56 20120092468 STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY DEVICE AND STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY METHOD
57 20120092456 VIDEO SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE, VIDEO SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
58 20120092448 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program
59 20120092391 SELF-LUMINOUS DISPLAY PANEL DRIVING METHOD, SELF-LUMINOUS DISPLAY PANEL AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
60 20120092389 LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE AND DISPLAY DEVICE
61 20120092371 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, PROGRAM, AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
62 20120092349 PROGRAM EXECUTION SYSTEM, PROGRAM EXECUTION DEVICE AND RECORDING MEDIUM AND COMPUTER EXECUTABLE PROGRAM THEREFOR
63 20120092332 INPUT DEVICE, INPUT CONTROL SYSTEM, METHOD OF PROCESSING INFORMATION, AND PROGRAM
64 20120092331 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE
65 20120092327 OVERLAYING GRAPHICAL ASSETS ONTO VIEWING PLANE OF 3D GLASSES PER METADATA ACCOMPANYING 3D IMAGE
66 20120092261 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
67 20120092228 VARIABLE CAPACITANCE DEVICE, ANTENNA MODULE, AND COMMUNICATION APPARATUS
68 20120092203 Analog to digital converter and signal processing system
69 20120092167 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PLAYING AND/OR GENERATING AUDIO CONTENT FOR AN AUDIENCE
70 20120092137 NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION DEVICE AND METHOD FOR NEAR FIELD COMMUNICATION
71 20120092093 SIGNAL TRANSMISSION APPARATUS AND DISPLAY APPARATUS
72 20120091993 Electronic apparatus, power feeding method, and power feeding system
73 20120091989 Power feeding device, power feeding method, and power feeding system
74 20120091984 DEDICATED POWER SUPPLY APPARATUS, TERMINAL, POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM, AND POWER SUPPLY METHOD
75 20120091966 CHARGING CONTROL METHOD AND BATTERY PACK FOR SECONDARY BATTERY
76 20120091428 MANUFACTURING METHOD OF MEMORY APPARATUS, MEMORY DEVICE AND MEMORY APPARATUS
77 20120091423 NONVOLATILE MEMORY DEVICE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF
78 20120091415 NONVOLATILE MEMORY DEVICE, NONVOLATILE MEMORY DEVICE GROUP, AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF
79 20120091195 LOSS PREVENTION SYSTEM WITH COVERT MARKS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE THEREOF
80 20120090882 CONDUCTIVE PARTICLE, AND ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM, BONDED STRUCTURE, AND BONDING METHOD