Sony patents granted on 02 August 2011

59 US patents granted on 02 August 2011 and assigned to Sony

1 RE42,587 Method and apparatus for serving data
2 D642,578 Memory card adapter
3 D642,559 Combined audio player and recorder
4 D642,516 Rechargeable battery
5 7,992,185 Receiver and receiving method and program
6 7,992,184 Hardware module for adding functionality to television using mechanical and wireless links
7 7,992,173 Reception device
8 7,992,167 Content replacement by PID mapping
9 7,992,162 Location detector for digital television appliances
10 7,992,157 Disk transportation mechanism and a disk apparatus comprising the same
11 7,991,853 Information processing system, information processing apparatus, server apparatus, information processing method, and program
12 7,991,832 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and computer program
13 7,991,759 Communication apparatus, communication method and communication program
14 7,991,612 Low complexity no delay reconstruction of missing packets for LPC decoder
15 7,991,433 Electronic device accessory
16 7,991,412 Wireless communication device, program, and wireless communication method
17 7,991,370 Amplifier circuit and receiving device
18 7,991,285 Using a captured background image for taking a photograph
19 7,991,271 Transfer of metadata using video frames
20 7,991,268 Wireless communication terminals, systems, methods, and computer program products for media file playback
21 7,991,220 Augmented reality game system using identification information to display a virtual object in association with a position of a real object
22 7,991,166 Microphone apparatus
23 7,991,149 Information input device, and electronic apparatus using same
24 7,991,091 Radio communication system, receiver, receiving method, transmitter, transmitting method, and device for and method of calculating delay times for multi-carrier transmission
25 7,991,078 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and program
26 7,991,054 Information signal processing device, information signal processing method, image signal processing device, image displaying device, device and method for producing correction data used in them, device and method for producing coefficient data, programs for executing these methods, and computer-readable medium for storing the program
27 7,991,032 Laser drive
28 7,991,005 Communication apparatus, communication method, program, and communication system
29 7,990,997 Contention based media access mechanism
30 7,990,903 Communication terminal device, communication system, communication method, and program
31 7,990,897 Method and apparatus for a wireless home mesh network with network topology visualizer
32 7,990,883 Communication system, communication method, communication apparatus, communication control method, and computer program
33 7,990,832 Optical pickup including plural light sources and recording and/or reproducing apparatus for an optical recording medium
34 7,990,756 Semiconductor memory device and method for manufacturing same
35 7,990,708 Blower for electronic device and electronic device
36 7,990,706 Cooling duct and electronic apparatus
37 7,990,694 Portable information processing apparatus
38 7,990,635 Camera module
39 7,990,623 Zoom lens and imaging capturing device
40 7,990,618 Light-diffusing film and screen including the same
41 7,990,605 Illumination device, display device, and method of manufacturing light modulator
42 7,990,506 Liquid crystal display device and electronic apparatus
43 7,990,505 Liquid crystal device and electronic apparatus having the same
44 7,990,482 Electro-optical device, method of manufacturing electro-optical device, and electronic apparatus
45 7,990,474 Image correction circuit, image correction method and image display
46 7,990,473 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing program
47 7,990,467 Parallax image pickup apparatus and image pickup method
48 7,990,462 Simple method for calculating camera defocus from an image scene
49 7,990,444 Solid-state imaging device and camera
50 7,990,436 Solid state image pickup device, drive method thereof and camera system
51 7,990,421 Arrangement and method relating to an image recording device
52 7,990,385 Method and apparatus for generating new images by using image data that vary along time axis
53 7,990,210 Amplifier, amplifying method, and filter
54 7,990,103 Portable electronic apparatus, and battery charging system comprising an antenna arrangement for a radio receiver
55 7,989,955 Semiconductor device, electronic device, and method of producing semiconductor device
56 7,989,253 Method of forming mask for lithography, method of forming mask data for lithography, method of manufacturing back-illuminated solid-state imaging device, back-illuminated solid-state imaging device and electronic device
57 7,989,105 Battery pack
58 7,989,101 Battery device, electronic apparatus, and battery system
59 7,988,834 Conductive catalyst particles and process for production thereof, gas-diffusing catalytic electrode, and electrochemical device