Sony patent applications published on 23 October 2008

66 US patent applications published on 23 October 2008 and assigned to Sony

1 20080263595 Information processing apparatus and method and program
2 20080263574 Information processing device and disk drive device
3 20080263539 SOFTWARE UPDATING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, RECORDING MEDIUM AND PROGRAM
4 20080263527 PROCESSOR EMULATION USING SPECULATIVE FORWARD TRANSLATION
5 20080263483 OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION METHOD, OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION APPARATUS, AND OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION PROGRAM, METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE, DESIGN RULE FORMULATING METHOD, AND OPTICAL PROXIMITY CORRECTION CONDITION CALCULATING METHOD
6 20080263372 Method and apparatus for transmitting content data and recording and/or reproducing apparatus
7 20080263252 DATA COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE, SERVER DEVICE, DATA COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND DATA COMMUNICATION PROGRAM
8 20080263240 Transfer apparatus, transfer system, program, and transfer method
9 20080263237 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD, SENDING APPARATUS AND METHOD, RECEIVING APPARATUS AND METHOD, AND PROGRAM
10 20080263220 IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
11 20080263208 Method and system for identifying available resources in a peer-to-peer network
12 20080263154 DYNAMIC BANDWIDTH CONTROL
13 20080263146 DATA COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, CRADLE APPARATUS, SERVER APPARATUS, DATA COMMUNICATION METHOD AND DATA COMMUNICATION PROGRAM
14 20080263046 MEDIA PORTION SELECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD
15 20080263020 Content providing system, content providing apparatus and method, content distribution server, and content receiving terminal
16 20080262967 Information processing method and device thereby
17 20080261693 DETERMINATION OF CONTROLLER THREE-DIMENSIONAL LOCATION USING IMAGE ANALYSIS AND ULTRASONIC COMMUNICATION
18 20080261546 Method and Apparatus for Controlling Antenna Connectivity as a Function of Antenna Orientation
19 20080261538 DIPOLE ANTENNA FOR A PORTABLE COMMUNICATION DEVICE
20 20080261533 METHOD AND ARRANGEMENT IN A COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK
21 20080261525 WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, WIRELESS COMMUNICATION DEVICE, PROGRAM, AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION METHOD
22 20080261114 ANODE ACTIVE MATERIAL AND SECONDARY BATTERY
23 20080260391 Optical communication apparatus and optical communication method
24 20080260292 IMAGE GENERATION APPARATUS, METHOD, PROGRAM, AND RECORDING MEDIUM
25 20080260255 Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
26 20080260248 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
27 20080260174 Noise reduction apparatus and audio reproduction apparatus
28 20080260170 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and recording medium having program recorded thereon
29 20080260010 Power Line Communication Methods and Devices
30 20080259986 Laser light source apparatus and image generating apparatus using such laser light source apparatus
31 20080259964 Communication Processing Device, Communication Control Method, and Computer Program
32 20080259888 COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM AND COMMUNICATION APPARATUS
33 20080259781 Disk recording medium, disk drive apparatus, reproducing method, and disk manufacturing method
34 20080259760 Multilayer Optical Recording Medium and Manufacturing Method Thereof
35 20080259745 Document Recording Medium, Recording Apparatus, Recording Method, Data Output Apparatus, Data Output Method and Data Delivery/Distribution System
36 20080259612 OPTICAL SHEET
37 20080259564 AXIAL FAN APPARATUS, HOUSING, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
38 20080259464 Zoom Lens and Image Pick-Up Apparatus
39 20080259429 IMAGE GENERATING APPARATUS
40 20080259370 IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSOR, IMAGE SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD FOR USE IN THE SAME, AND PROGRAM
41 20080259286 Projection display apparatus
42 20080259281 Apparatus and method for displaying three-dimensional image
43 20080259258 Reflex Liquid Crystal Display Device, Display Apparatus, Projection Optical System, and Projection Display System
44 20080259250 LOW LOSS TRANSFLECTIVE DEVICE DISPLAY
45 20080259243 OPTICAL SHEET STACK AND LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE
46 20080259241 AREA LIGHT SOURCE APPARATUS AND LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY APPARATUS ASSEMBLY
47 20080259222 Providing Information Related to Video Content
48 20080259218 APPARATUS AND METHOD OF PROCESSING IMAGE AS WELL AS APPARATUS AND METHOD OF GENERATING REPRODUCTION INFORMATION
49 20080259202 Imaging device
50 20080259199 Image display system, display apparatus, and display method
51 20080259178 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD FOR THE SAME, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
52 20080259177 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD FOR THE SAME, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
53 20080259174 Image recording apparatus, image reproducing apparatus, image recording method, and image reproducing method
54 20080259169 Image Processing Device, Image Processing Method, and Image Processing Program
55 20080259164 Data transfer circuit, solid-state imaging device, and camera system
56 20080259150 Printer and ink cassette therefor
57 20080259128 LIQUID-EJECTING HEAD, LIQUID-EJECTING DEVICE, LIQUID-EJECTING METHOD, AND EJECTION MEDIUM FOR LIQUID-EJECTING HEAD
58 20080259042 USING TOUCHES TO TRANSFER INFORMATION BETWEEN DEVICES
59 20080258789 Flip-flop and semiconductor integrated circuit
60 20080258684 BATTERY SYSTEM
61 20080258232 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME
62 20080258216 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME
63 20080258154 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE MANUFACTURING METHOD AND DISPLAY DEVICE
64 20080258112 LUMINESCENT COMPOSITION, LIGHT SOURCE DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE AND PROCESS FOR PREPARING LUMINESCENT COMPOSITION
65 20080258047 SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE, A METHOD OF DRIVING THE SAME, A SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD FOR THE SAME, AND IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
66 20080258045 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, METHOD OF DRIVING SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND IMAGING APPARATUS