Sony patent applications published on 29 October 2009

44 US patent applications published on 29 October 2009 and assigned to Sony

1 20090271829 TERMINALS, SERVERS, AND METHODS THAT FIND A MEDIA SERVER TO REPLACE A SENSED BROADCAST PROGRAM/MOVIE
2 20090271827 TV ON/OFF TIMER FEATURE FOR DISPLAYING USER-SELECTED NON-TV TUNER CONTENT
3 20090271821 Method and Apparatus For Real-Time Viewer Interaction With A Media Presentation
4 20090271809 Disk drive
5 20090271732 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, PROGRAM, AND RECORDING MEDIUM
6 20090271496 INFORMATION RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM BASED ON BIOMETRIC INFORMATION
7 20090271411 BINDING UNIT MANIFEST FILE
8 20090271314 Electronic money system and electronic money terminal
9 20090271202 SPEECH SYNTHESIS APPARATUS, SPEECH SYNTHESIS METHOD, SPEECH SYNTHESIS PROGRAM, PORTABLE INFORMATION TERMINAL, AND SPEECH SYNTHESIS SYSTEM
10 20090270141 APPARATUS HAVING INPUT MEANS WITH RUGGED SURFACE
11 20090269876 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, PRODUCTION METHOD AND DRIVE METHOD THEREOF, AND CAMERA
12 20090269677 ANODE AND SECONDARY BATTERY
13 20090269515 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY DEVICE
14 20090269514 Polarizing Plate
15 20090269042 CPS UNIT MANAGEMENT IN THE DISC FOR DOWNLOADED DATA
16 20090268987 IMAGE DISPLAY CONTROL DEVICE, IMAGE DISPLAY METHOD, AND INFORMATION STORAGE MEDIUM
17 20090268943 COMPOSITION DETERMINATION DEVICE, COMPOSITION DETERMINATION METHOD, AND PROGRAM
18 20090268929 VOICE OUTPUT DEVICE AND METHOD, PROGRAM, AND ROOM
19 20090268855 SIGNAL RECEIVING APPARATUS, SIGNAL RECEIVING METHOD AND SIGNAL RECEIVING PROGRAM
20 20090268811 Dynamic Image Reproducing Method And Device
21 20090268800 DEMODULATION CIRCUIT, DEMODULATION METHOD, PROGRAM, AND RECEPTION APPARATUS
22 20090268774 Vertical cavity surface emitting laser and method of manufacturing the same
23 20090268760 ASYNCHRONOUS DATA PIPE FOR AUTOMATICALLY MANAGING ASYNCHRONOUS DATA TRANSFERS BETWEEN AN APPLICATION AND A BUS STRUCTURE
24 20090268754 METHODS, DEVICES, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR REMOTELY CONTROLLING OPERATIONS OF DIGITAL MEDIA DEVICES USING A MOBILE TERMINAL
25 20090268579 OPTICAL INFORMATION RECORDING MEDIUM AND METHOD OF RECORDING AND/OR REPRODUCING THEREIN
26 20090268312 Image pickup lens and image pickup apparatus
27 20090268303 LENS ARRAY
28 20090268268 RECORDING AND REPRODUCING DEVICE, RECORDING AND REPRODUCING METHOD, RECORDING DEVICE, RECORDING METHOD, REPRODUCING DEVICE AND REPRODUCING METHOD
29 20090268132 LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY APPARATUS
30 20090268073 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, PRODUCTION METHOD AND DRIVE METHOD THEREOF, AND CAMERA
31 20090268066 SOLID-STATE IMAGING DEVICE, PRODUCTION METHOD AND DRIVE METHOD THEREOF, AND CAMERA
32 20090268060 System and method for effectively optimizing zoom settings in a digital camera
33 20090268048 IMAGE PICKUP APPARATUS
34 20090268040 CONTROL OF DATA PROCESSING
35 20090268024 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR INFORMATION PROCESSING AND PROGRAM
36 20090267922 CONTACT-SENSING DEVICE, MOBILE INFORMATION TERMINAL, AND CAPACITANCE CALIBRATION PROGRAM AND METHOD
37 20090267913 TOUCH PANEL AND MANUFACTURING METHOD OF THE SAME
38 20090267912 DISPLAY AND OPERATION DEVICE, OPERATION DEVICE, AND PROGRAM
39 20090267898 INPUT APPARATUS AND CONTROL SYSTEM
40 20090267785 CONNECTOR
41 20090267416 ARRANGEMENT RELATING POWER BACKUP AND METHOD FOR POWER BACKUP
42 20090267244 METHOD OF MANUFACTURING AN OPTICAL MEMBER HAVING STACKED HIGH AND LOW REFRACTIVE INDEX LAYERS
43 20090265969 DISPLAY DEVICE
44 20090265890 TWO-AXIS HINGE DEVICE AND MOBILE TERMINAL APPARATUS