Sony patent applications published on 28 June 2012

82 US patent applications published on 28 June 2012 and assigned to Sony

1 20120167172 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD, RECORDING MEDIUM AND PROGRAM
2 20120167149 ELECTRONIC DEVICE, ELECTRONIC DEVICE CONTROL METHOD, AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE SYSTEM
3 20120167137 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED SOCIAL NETWORKING
4 20120166994 Information Processing Device and Information Processing System
5 20120166986 USER INTERFACE FOR EXPLORING MEDIA CONTENT
6 20120166969 APPARATUS AND METHOD OF DATA TRANSFER
7 20120166814 MEMORY CARD, HOST DEVICE, CERTIFICATION ISSUING DEVICE, MEMORY CONTROLLER, MEMORY CHIP, METHOD OF PRODUCING MEMORY CARD, AND DATA READING AND WRITING METHOD
8 20120166713 ADMINISTRATION DEVICE, ADMINISTRATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
9 20120166702 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, METHOD FOR CONTROLLING ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, TRANSMISSION APPARATUS, AND RECEPTION APPARATUS
10 20120166681 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
11 20120166594 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, REPRODUCTION CONTROL METHOD, PROGRAM, AND CONTENT REPRODUCTION SYSTEM
12 20120166581 NETWORK SYSTEM, CONTENT-REPRODUCTION-TAKEOVER METHOD, AND PROGRAM
13 20120166560 INFORMATION PROCESSING UNIT, CONTENT PROVIDING SERVER, COMMUNICATION RELAY SERVER, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, CONTENT PROVIDING METHOD AND COMMUNICATION RELAY METHOD
14 20120165068 ADAPTIVE RING SIGNAL LEVEL DEVICE AND METHOD
15 20120164993 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR GENERATING A MUFFLE COMPENSATED RING SIGNAL
16 20120164533 LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY, POSITIVE ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL, POSITIVE ELECTRODE, ELECTRIC TOOL, ELECTRIC VEHICLE, AND POWER STORAGE SYSTEM
17 20120164532 LITHIUM ION SECONDARY BATTERY, POSITIVE ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL, POSITIVE ELECTRODE, ELECTRIC TOOL, ELECTRIC VEHICLE, AND POWER STORAGE SYSTEM
18 20120164525 LITHIUM SECONDARY BATTERY, POSITIVE ELECTRODE ACTIVE MATERIAL, POSITIVE ELECTRODE, ELECTRIC TOOL, ELECTRIC VEHICLE, AND POWER STORAGE SYSTEM
19 20120163786 IMAGING SYSTEM, MOUNT ADAPTOR, IMAGING APPARATUS, AND PROGRAM
20 20120163767 PROGRAM RECORDING RESERVATION SYSTEM AND REMOTE CONTROLLER
21 20120163761 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
22 20120163729 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, AND SIGNAL PROCESSING PROGRAM
23 20120163725 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD
24 20120163711 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, METHOD AND PROGRAM
25 20120163706 SHAPE DESCRIPTION AND MODELING FOR IMAGE SUBSCENE RECOGNITION
26 20120163702 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
27 20120163701 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
28 20120163700 IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
29 20120163677 AUTOMATIC IDENTIFYING
30 20120163668 TRANSLATION AND DISPLAY OF TEXT IN PICTURE
31 20120163625 METHOD OF CONTROLLING AUDIO RECORDING AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE
32 20120163614 SOUND SIGNAL OUTPUT DEVICE, SPEAKER DEVICE, SOUND OUTPUT DEVICE, AND SOUND SIGNAL OUTPUT METHOD
33 20120163603 SERVER AND METHOD, NON-TRANSITORY COMPUTER READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM, AND MOBILE CLIENT TERMINAL AND METHOD
34 20120163449 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD
35 20120163436 METHOD FOR TRANSMITTING A SIGNAL VIA A POWER LINE NETWORK, TRANSMITTER, RECEIVER, POWER LINE COMMUNICATION MODEM AND POWER LINE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
36 20120163323 METHOD AND ARRANGEMENT FOR POWER CONTROL
37 20120163302 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, A COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND A COMMUNICATION APPARATUS
38 20120163242 FULL DUPLEX TRANSMISSION CIRCUIT AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
39 20120163141 OPTICAL DISK DEVICE, OPTICAL PICKUP, AND OPTICAL RECORDING MEDIUM
40 20120163097 MEMORY DEVICE, MEMORY CONTROL METHOD, AND PROGRAM
41 20120162936 MOBILE TERMINAL AND CASING CONNECTING STRUCTURE
42 20120162888 INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS
43 20120162879 APPARATUS OPENING AND CLOSING MECHANISM, AND INFORMATION APPARATUS
44 20120162878 DISPLAY DEVICE
45 20120162874 DISPLAY DEVICE
46 20120162789 IMAGING APPARATUS
47 20120162764 HEAD-MOUNTED DISPLAY
48 20120162762 STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY UNIT AND BARRIER DEVICE
49 20120162594 PIXEL STRUCTURE, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
50 20120162589 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY PANEL
51 20120162572 PAINT, RETARDATION ELEMENT, DISPLAY DEVICE, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING RETARDATION ELEMENT
52 20120162551 METHOD FOR DRIVING STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY APPARATUS AND STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAY APPARATUS
53 20120162492 IMAGE PICKUP SYSTEM, IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS, AND PROGRAM
54 20120162477 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE AND CAMERA SYSTEM
55 20120162421 POWER-LINE COMMUNICATION BASED SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
56 20120162393 IMAGING APPARATUS, CONTROLLING METHOD THEREOF, AND PROGRAM
57 20120162383 CONTROL DEVICE, CONTROL METHOD AND CONTROL PROGRAM
58 20120162382 IMAGING CONTROL DEVICE, IMAGING CONTROL METHOD, IMAGING CONTROL PROGRAM, AND IMAGING APPARATUS
59 20120162381 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD THEREOF, AND PROGRAM
60 20120162357 IMAGING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
61 20120162285 SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
62 20120162284 Signal processing device, signal processing method, display device, and electronic apparatus
63 20120162280 SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD, DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS
64 20120162251 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS, DISPLAY CONTROL METHOD AND PROGRAM
65 20120162249 DISPLAY CONTROL APPARATUS
66 20120162242 DISPLAY CONTROL DEVICE, METHOD AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT
67 20120162233 SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS AND SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD
68 20120162228 INFORMATION PROCESSOR, IMAGE DATA OPTIMIZATION METHOD AND PROGRAM
69 20120162221 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR STEREOSCOPIC MULTI-USERS DISPLAY
70 20120162212 THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE DISPLAY APPARATUS
71 20120162193 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MULTIVIEW IMAGE GENERATION USING DEPTH MAP INFORMATION
72 20120162188 SIGNAL PROCESSING DEVICE AND DISPLAY APPARATUS
73 20120162164 PIXEL CIRCUIT AND DISPLAY DEVICE
74 20120162161 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY
75 20120162105 INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, METHOD OF PROCESSING INFORMATION, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM STORAGE DEVICE
76 20120162025 MOBILE TERMINAL
77 20120161854 DATA INPUT/OUTPUT DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, AND DATA INPUT/OUTPUT METHOD
78 20120161712 PROTECTIVE CIRCUIT AND CHARGING DEVICE
79 20120161271 SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME
80 20120161267 SOLID-STATE IMAGE PICKUP DEVICE
81 20120160560 ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE OPTICAL ELEMENT, TOUCH PANEL, INFORMATION INPUT DEVICE, DISPLAY DEVICE, SOLAR CELL, AND STAMPER FOR PRODUCING ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE OPTICAL ELEMENT
82 20120160028 VIBRATION GYRO SENSOR, CONTROL CIRCUIT, AND ELECTRONIC APPARATUS