Sony patent applications published on 21 June 2012

77 US patent applications published on 21 June 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120159617 HEADSET, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING USAGE OF HEADSET, AND TERMINAL
2 20120159575 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, COMMUNICATION DEVICE, COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM
3 20120159548 EXPANDED PLAYLIST FOR TV VIDEO PLAYER
4 20120159342 ASSIGNMENT OF A LOCAL FUNCTION TO A REMOTE USER CONTROL IN A MEDIA PRODUCTION SYSTEM
5 20120159286 DATA TRANSMISSION DEVICE, MEMORY CONTROL DEVICE, AND MEMORY SYSTEM
6 20120159206 INFORMATION PROCESSOR
7 20120159196 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
8 20120158935 METHOD AND SYSTEMS FOR MANAGING SOCIAL NETWORKS
9 20120158883 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM
10 20120158878 SERVICE PROVIDING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROVIDING APPARATUS AND METHOD, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
11 20120158411 SIGNAL ENCODING APPARATUS AND METHOD, SIGNAL DECODING APPARATUS AND METHOD, PROGRAMS AND RECORDING MEDIUMS
12 20120158379 SIMULATOR, PROCESSING SYSTEM, DAMAGE EVALUATION METHOD AND DAMAGE EVALUATION PROGRAM
13 20120157857 RESPIRATORY SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, RESPIRATORY SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
14 20120157201 Game Device
15 20120157171 DOUBLE-FOLDED FLEXIBLE PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD FOR SLIDER DEVICES
16 20120157169 PORTABLE ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT WITH AUTOMATIC CONTROL TO KEEP DISPLAY TURNED ON AND METHOD
17 20120157163 Identity Module Device, Method & Computer Program Product
18 20120157126 POSITION ESTIMATION OF A WIRELESS TERMINAL IN A STRUCTURE USING BASE STATION SIGNAL INFORMATION
19 20120157116 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A LOCATION BEACON
20 20120157040 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, AND BILLING METHOD FOR WIRELESS TERMINAL DEVICE
21 20120156996 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DISPLAYING AN IMAGE OF A DEVICE BASED ON RADIO WAVES
22 20120156994 COMMUNICATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT AND DATA PROCESSING METHOD
23 20120156516 THREE-DIMENSIONAL MODELING DEVICE, THREE-DIMENSIONAL MODELING METHOD, AND MODEL FORMED BY THE METHOD
24 20120155849 IMAGING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF CALCULATING USABLE TIME OF IMAGING APPARATUS
25 20120155832 CONTENTS REPLAY APPARATUS AND CONTENTS REPLAY METHOD
26 20120155766 PATCH DESCRIPTION AND MODELING FOR IMAGE SUBSCENE RECOGNITION
27 20120155764 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM
28 20120155752 GEOMETRIC FEATURE BASED IMAGE DESCRIPTION AND FAST IMAGE RETRIEVAL
29 20120155703 MICROPHONE ARRAY STEERING WITH IMAGE-BASED SOURCE LOCATION
30 20120155518 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION APPARATUS AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION METHOD
31 20120155340 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING USER EQUIPMENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION IN CELLULAR COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
32 20120155339 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING USER EQUIPMENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION IN CELLULAR COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
33 20120155233 METHOD FOR COPY PROTECTION
34 20120155158 STORAGE DEVICE AND WRITING CONTROL METHOD
35 20120155014 FUNCTION EXPANDING APPARATUS AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS SYSTEM
36 20120155004 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE
37 20120154921 OPTICAL BODY, WINDOW MEMBER, FITTING, SOLAR SHADING DEVICE, AND BUILDING
38 20120154909 STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY SYSTEM, EYEGLASSES DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND IMAGE DISPLAY SYSTEM
39 20120154816 Imaging apparatus, electronic apparatus, photovoltaic cell, and method of manufacturing imaging apparatus
40 20120154736 PIXEL ARRAY SUBSTRATE STRUCTURE, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING PIXEL ARRAY SUBSTRATE STRUCTURE, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
41 20120154734 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY PANEL AND MANUFACTURING METHOD FOR THE SAME
42 20120154683 Display apparatus and display apparatus driving method
43 20120154682 DISPLAY APPARATUS AND DISPLAY APPARATUS DRIVING METHOD
44 20120154657 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
45 20120154656 SOLID-STATE IMAGING ELEMENT, DRIVING METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
46 20120154641 TUNABLE GAUSSIAN FILTERS
47 20120154637 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND PROGRAM
48 20120154624 Image Pickup Device and Image Pickup Result Outputting Method
49 20120154623 MULTI-CODEC CAMERA SYSTEM AND IMAGE ACQUISITION PROGRAM
50 20120154609 IMAGE RECORDING DEVICE, IMAGE RECORDING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
51 20120154595 Integrated Camera-Projection Device
52 20120154550 CORRECTION VALUE CALCULATION APPARATUS, COMPOUND EYE IMAGING APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING CORRECTION VALUE CALCULATION APPARATUS
53 20120154453 DISPLAY APPARATUS AND DISPLAY APPARATUS DRIVING METHOD
54 20120154445 PROJECTION CONTROL
55 20120154442 DISPLAY CONTROL DEVICE, DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
56 20120154416 Display device, control method of display device and electronic apparatus
57 20120154387 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD
58 20120154386 IMAGE GENERATION DEVICE, PROGRAM, IMAGE DISPLAY SYSTEM, AND IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE
59 20120154378 DETERMINING DEVICE MOVEMENT AND ORIENTATION FOR THREE DIMENSIONAL VIEWS
60 20120154352 DISPLAY APPARATUS
61 20120154307 IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL APPARATUS AND IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD
62 20120154305 IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL APPARATUS AND IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD
63 20120154258 PIXEL CIRCUIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE
64 20120154195 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REMOTE CONTROLLED DEVICE SELECTION
65 20120154182 KEYS WITH TOUCH DETECTION FUNCTION AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS WITH THE KEYS
66 20120154070 Closed Loop Antenna Tuning Using Transmit Power Control Commands
67 20120153724 POWER-GENERATION CONTROL APPARATUS, POWER-GENERATION CONTROL METHOD AND POWER GENERATION SYSTEM
68 20120153462 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE
69 20120153419 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
70 20120153230 METHOD FOR PRODUCING LATENT CURING AGENT
71 20120153185 MICROCHIP AND PARTICULATE FRACTIONAL COLLECTION APPARATUS
72 20120153130 SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF
73 20120153126 SOLID-STATE IMAGING ELEMENT, DRIVING METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
74 20120153125 SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE, METHOD OF DRIVING SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT
75 20120153008 JOINED STRUCTURE, METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME, AND ANISOTROPIC CONDUCTIVE FILM USED FOR THE SAME
76 20120152635 KINETIC ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS AND METHODS OF USE
77 20120151760 NON-PLANAR DISPLAY GLASS FOR MOBILE DEVICE