Sony patents granted on 02 July 2013

56 US patents granted on 02 July 2013 and assigned to Sony

1 D685,351 Earphone
2 D685,349 Speaker box
3 D685,318 Rechargeable battery
4 8,479,245 Method and system for receiving and processing digital content
5 8,479,244 Receiving apparatus, display control method, and program
6 8,479,236 Communication system, transmitter, receiver, communication method, program, and communication cable
7 8,479,235 Information processing apparatus and method, and program storage medium
8 8,479,227 System and method for ensuring secure communication between TV and set back box
9 8,479,190 Management system, management method, terminal device, management server and program
10 8,479,120 Navigation apparatus and navigation apparatus display method
11 8,479,059 Radio communication device, radio communication system, program and radio communication method
12 8,478,914 Display apparatus, video signal transmission method for display apparatus, transmitting apparatus, and transmission method of video signal
13 8,478,882 Information processing apparatus, data acquisition method, and program
14 8,478,781 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program
15 8,478,694 Digital rights management license archiving
16 8,478,586 Signal processing apparatus and method, and program
17 8,478,546 Method for measuring physical property values of a cell
18 8,478,301 Communication device, communication system, program, and data selection method
19 8,478,241 Prevention of unsolicited messages
20 8,478,193 Device-identifying system, device-identifying method, controlling device, and controlled device
21 8,478,110 Recording interactive services
22 8,478,109 Recording apparatus and method, program, and storage medium
23 8,478,105 Media player and content ID determination method
24 8,478,103 Video apparatus, video output control method, and reproduction control method
25 8,478,072 Device, method, and program for image processing
26 8,478,070 Information processing apparatus, block detection method, and program
27 8,478,039 Information processing device and method and program
28 8,477,995 Image processing device and method
29 8,477,875 Method and receiver for demodulation
30 8,477,854 Coding device and method, decoding device and method, recording medium, and program
31 8,477,837 Video-information encoding method and video-information decoding method
32 8,477,818 Gallium nitride-based semiconductor laser device, and method for fabricating gallium nitride-based semiconductor laser device
33 8,477,783 Wireless communication method and apparatus thereof
34 8,477,580 Objective lens, optical pickup, and optical drive device
35 8,477,399 Optical device and optical apparatus
36 8,477,235 Image processing device, image processing method, program, and electronic device
37 8,477,227 Monitoring and communication in a system having multiple imaging apparatuses
38 8,477,223 Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
39 8,477,219 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
40 8,477,217 Super-resolution digital zoom
41 8,477,207 Image capturing apparatus, image capturing method, and computer program
42 8,477,204 Camera image editing using a television
43 8,477,167 Thermal printer and method of forming image
44 8,477,115 Input device, information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
45 8,477,099 Portable data processing appartatus
46 8,477,097 Method and system for controlling a display device
47 8,477,088 Display device and display driving method including a voltage controller and a signal amplitude reference voltage changer
48 8,477,087 Panel and drive control method
49 8,477,014 Radio communication apparatus, information processing system, program and radio communication method
50 8,477,008 Electronic apparatus, remote controller and remote control system
51 8,476,826 Manufacturing method of display device and display device
52 8,476,821 Display device
53 8,476,628 Device using oxide semiconductor, display device, and electronic apparatus
54 8,476,614 Memory device and fabrication process thereof
55 8,475,274 Method and apparatus for dynamically adjusting game or other simulation difficulty
56 8,474,893 Grasping apparatus