Sony patent applications published on 20 January 2011

47 US patent applications published on 20 January 2011 and assigned to Sony

1 20110016424 CONSUMER ELECTRONICS CONTROL (CEC) ENHANCEMENT
2 20110016373 SYSTEM, METHOD, AND APPARATUS FOR DATA COMMUNICATION
3 20110016317 Key storage device, biometric authentication device, biometric authentication system, key management method, biometric authentication method, and program
4 20110016149 CONTENT USING METHOD, CONTENT USING APPARATUS, CONTENT RECORDING METHOD, CONTENT RECORDING APPARATUS, CONTENT PROVIDING SYSTEM, CONTENT RECEIVING METHOD, CONTENT RECEIVING APPARATUS, AND CONTENT DATA FORMAT
5 20110015651 METHOD FOR EXTRACTING A BIOSUBSTANCE FROM HAIR AND HAIR SAMPLING DEVICE USEFUL IN THE METHOD
6 20110015506 IMAGING DEVICE, METHOD THEREOF, AND PROGRAM
7 20110014983 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MULTI-TOUCH GAME COMMANDS
8 20110014981 TRACKING DEVICE WITH SOUND EMITTER FOR USE IN OBTAINING INFORMATION FOR CONTROLLING GAME PROGRAM EXECUTION
9 20110014952 AUDIO RECOGNITION DURING VOICE SESSIONS TO PROVIDE ENHANCED USER INTERFACE FUNCTIONALITY
10 20110014802 Vertically Stackable Sockets for Chip Modules
11 20110014518 SECONDARY BATTERY, ANODE, CATHODE, AND ELECTROLYTE
12 20110013838 MOVING IMAGE EXTRACTING APPARATUS, PROGRAM AND MOVING IMAGE EXTRACTING METHOD
13 20110013809 Information processing apparatus, block detection method, and program
14 20110013732 RECEIVER AND METHOD
15 20110013289 DRIVER
16 20110013288 Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
17 20110013263 MEDIUM FOR PHOTON ENERGY UP-CONVERSION
18 20110013251 OPTICAL DEVICE AND OPTICAL APPARATUS
19 20110013245 Image display device, head-mounted display, and light beam expanding device
20 20110013131 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE, LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE MANUFACTURING METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
21 20110013102 Projection type liquid crystal display apparatus
22 20110013100 DISPLAY UNIT, METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME, AND ELECTRONICS DEVICE
23 20110013099 DISPLAY UNIT, METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME, AND ELECTRONICS DEVICE
24 20110013080 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
25 20110013074 Biometric authentication apparatus
26 20110013057 Output circuit for CCD solid-state imaging device, CCD solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
27 20110013050 Solid-state imaging device, control method therefor, and camera system
28 20110013049 USING A TOUCH SENSITIVE DISPLAY TO CONTROL MAGNIFICATION AND CAPTURE OF DIGITAL IMAGES BY AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
29 20110013036 Image pickup device and reproduction control method
30 20110013014 METHODS AND ARRANGEMENTS FOR ASCERTAINING A TARGET POSITION
31 20110012935 DISPLAY UNIT
32 20110012876 Display device and electronic equipment
33 20110012869 TOUCH SENSING APPARATUS FOR A MOBILE DEVICE, MOBILE DEVICE AND METHOD FOR TOUCH OPERATION SENSING
34 20110012828 PROTRUSION PATTERN FORMING DEVICE WITH DISPLAY FUNCTION
35 20110012821 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY APPARATUS
36 20110012760 TOUCH SENSING DEVICE, TOUCH SCREEN DEVICE INCLUDING A TOUCH SENSING DEVICE, MOBILE DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SENSING A TOUCH ON A TOUCH SENSING DEVICE
37 20110012716 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MULTITOUCH TEXT INPUT
38 20110012711 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program
39 20110012704 PROTECTIVE ELEMENT AND SECONDARY BATTERY DEVICE
40 20110012696 SWITCHED ACOUSTIC WAVE RESONATOR FOR TUNABLE FILTERS
41 20110012516 CONTROL OF OUTPUT VOLTAGE PROVIDED TO A FLASH UNIT
42 20110012198 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING DISPLAY DEVICE
43 20110012146 SEMICONDUCTOR LIGHT-EMITTING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME
44 20110012097 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS
45 20110011712 ADJUSTABLE INPUT DEVICE
46 20110011650 SENSOR ASSEMBLY AND DISPLAY INCLUDING A SENSOR ASSEMBLY
47 20110011635 Method for Arranging a Component on a Circuit Board