Sony patent applications published on 19 July 2012

53 US patent applications published on 19 July 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120185928 DEVICE REGISTRATION SYSTEM, DEVICE REGISTRATION SERVER, DEVICE REGISTRATION METHOD, DEVICE REGISTRATION PROGRAM, STORAGE MEDIUM, AND TERMINAL DEVICE
2 20120185888 SCHEMA FOR INTERESTS AND DEMOGRAPHICS PROFILE FOR ADVANCED BROADCAST SERVICES
3 20120185859 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR PROGRAM ANALYSIS AND PROGRAM CONVERSION
4 20120185708 POWER SUPPLY DEVICE, POWER RECEIVING DEVICE, AND POWER SUPPLY METHOD
5 20120185651 MEMORY-ACCESS CONTROL CIRCUIT, PREFETCH CIRCUIT, MEMORY APPARATUS AND INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM
6 20120185566 SERVER DEVICE, CLIENT DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
7 20120185070 PERSONALIZED PLAYLIST ARRANGEMENT AND STREAM SELECTION
8 20120184375 Game Device, Game Control Method, And Game Control Program for Controlling Game in Which Character is Moved in Three Dimensional Space
9 20120184328 Mobile Terminal Device and Communication Switching Method
10 20120184295 POSITION ESTIMATION APPARATUS, POSITION ESTIMATION METHOD, PROGRAM, AND POSITION ESTIMATION SYSTEM
11 20120184040 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DETECTION OF HEAVY METAL IONS IN WATER
12 20120183819 BATTERY PACK, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING BATTERY PACK, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND MOLDED PART
13 20120183273 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, DISPLAY CONTROLLING METHOD FOR ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE
14 20120183236 FAST IMPLEMENTATION OF CONTEXT SELECTION OF SIGNIFICANCE MAP
15 20120183234 METHODS FOR PARALLELIZING FIXED-LENGTH BITSTREAM CODECS
16 20120183231 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
17 20120183219 DATA SEGMENTING APPARATUS AND METHOD
18 20120183208 INTERPOLATION
19 20120183202 Methods and Systems for 2D to 3D Conversion from a Portrait Image
20 20120183161 DETERMINING INDIVIDUALIZED HEAD-RELATED TRANSFER FUNCTIONS
21 20120183160 AUDIO APPARATUS
22 20120183149 SOUND SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, SOUND SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
23 20120183091 SIGNAL TRANSMISSION DEVICE, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION METHOD
24 20120183081 SIMPLIFYING PARAMETRIC LOOP FILTERS
25 20120183067 B-PICTURE SYNTAX CHANGE FOR GENERALIZED BI-PREDICTION IN HIGH EFFICIENCY VIDEO CODING (HEVC)
26 20120183064 CODEWORD ASSIGNMENT FOR INTRA CHROMA MODE SIGNALING FOR HEVC
27 20120183063 CODEWORD SPACE REDUCTION FOR INTRA CHROMA MODE SIGNALING FOR HEVC
28 20120183061 Apparatus and Method for Decoding Picture Data
29 20120183054 CODEWORD SPACE REDUCTION FOR INTRA CHROMA MODE SIGNALING FOR HEVC
30 20120183050 PARAMETRIC LOOP FILTER
31 20120183049 METHODS FOR DELTA-QP SIGNALING FOR DECODER PARALLELIZATION IN HEVC
32 20120183041 INTERPOLATION FILTER FOR INTRA PREDICTION OF HEVC
33 20120183022 TRANSMITTING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND RECEIVING APPARATUS AND METHOD
34 20120182930 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, RELAY DEVICE, COMMUNICATION TERMINAL, AND BASE STATION
35 20120182905 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATION DEVICE
36 20120182851 OPTICAL RECORDING MEDIUM AND RECORDING METHOD
37 20120182796 STORAGE ELEMENT AND MEMORY DEVICE
38 20120182785 MEMORY UNIT AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE SAME
39 20120182633 LENS DRIVE MECHANISM, LENS BARREL, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
40 20120182441 INTERPOLATION
41 20120182439 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
42 20120182387 3D MOTION PICTURE PROCESSING DEVICE
43 20120182321 IMAGE CONVERTER, IMAGE CONVERSION METHOD, PROGRAM AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
44 20120182314 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM AND PROGRAM
45 20120182305 IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE, METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME, IMAGE DISPLAY PROGRAM EXECUTED IN THE SAME, AND GRADATION CONVERTER INCLUDED IN THE SAME
46 20120182290 STEREOSCOPIC IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE
47 20120182288 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR INFORMATION PRESENTATION
48 20120182281 DISPLAY DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
49 20120182224 HANDING CONTROL OF AN OBJECT FROM ONE TOUCH INPUT TO ANOTHER TOUCH INPUT
50 20120182094 SIGNAL TRANSMISSION DEVICE, ELECTRONIC DEVICE, AND SIGNAL TRANSMISSION METHOD
51 20120182083 CONNECTION METHOD AND SUBSTRATE
52 20120182066 METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A PACKAGE FOR EMBEDDING ONE OR MORE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS
53 20120181517 PROTEIN PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION DEVICE, PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION SYSTEM, PROTEIN PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION DEVICE MANUFACTURING METHOD, PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION SYSTEM MANUFACTURING METHOD AND PROTEIN-IMMOBILIZED ELECTRODE