Sony patents granted on 07 October 2014

71 US patents granted on 07 October 2014 and assigned to Sony

1 D714,872 Game controller attachment device
2 D714,823 Display panel or screen with an icon
3 8,856,944 Obscuring sensitive portions of universal resource locator
4 8,856,857 Receiving device, receiving method, and program
5 8,856,840 Communication system, video signal transmission method, transmitter, transmitting method, receiver, and receiving method
6 8,856,808 Event triggered actions based on media action table
7 8,856,426 Memory device
8 8,856,307 Method and apparatus for providing feedback regarding digital content within a social network
9 8,856,273 Information processing device and information processing method for communication with an external device via a network
10 8,856,231 Information processing device and method, recording medium, and program
11 8,856,225 System and method of automatic entry creation for blogs, web pages or file-sharing sites based on game events
12 8,856,217 Information delivery system for generating a data stream with a server system based on a content file received from a client device
13 8,856,159 Content recommendation system, content recommendation method, content recommendation apparatus, program, and information storage medium
14 8,856,133 Information providing apparatus and method, terminal apparatus and information processing method, and program
15 8,856,120 Method and apparatus for updating prototypes
16 8,855,659 Transmission device and transmission method
17 8,855,546 Satellite receiver, method for operating a satellite receiver, computer program and satellite system
18 8,855,471 Media generation system
19 8,855,434 Image processing device and image processing method
20 8,855,432 Color component predictive method for image coding
21 8,855,426 Information processing apparatus and method and program
22 8,855,275 System and method for regulating overlapping media messages
23 8,855,193 Image processing apparatus and method for converting divisional code streams into packets using header information
24 8,855,078 System and method for managing resources in heterogeneous network
25 8,855,057 Method and system for transferring data between wireless devices
26 8,854,938 Optical recording medium, manufacturing method for optical recording medium
27 8,854,934 Recording apparatus, recording method, reproducing apparatus, and reproducing method
28 8,854,876 Perpendicular magnetization storage element and storage device
29 8,854,559 Display unit and barrier device
30 8,854,544 Multi-point television motion sensor system and method
31 8,854,543 Transmission system, transmission apparatus, and transmission method for transmitting video data
32 8,854,540 Signal transmission apparatus, signal transmission method, signal reception apparatus, signal reception method, and signal transmission system
33 8,854,532 Imaging apparatus, imaging method, and program
34 8,854,523 Photographing apparatus, photographing control method and photographing control program for providing enhanced photos and animations
35 8,854,520 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
36 8,854,518 Solid-state imaging device, method of driving the same, and electronic system including the device
37 8,854,517 Solid-state imaging device with stacked sensor and processing chips
38 8,854,516 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
39 8,854,506 Solid-state imaging device, method of driving the same, and electronic apparatus using the same
40 8,854,500 Imaging apparatus, image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
41 8,854,477 Signal evaluation system and method
42 8,854,439 Stereoscopic picture display, method of manufacturing the same and stereoscopic picture display method
43 8,854,434 Transmission device, receiving device, program, and communication system
44 8,854,396 Rendering image on web browser display at smaller resolution than original image without storing original image first to conserve space
45 8,854,393 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
46 8,854,390 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, computer program, and information processing system
47 8,854,378 System and method for simulating hair and cloth using polyhedral-based constraints
48 8,854,324 Information processing control device
49 8,854,320 Mobile type image display device, method for controlling the same and information memory medium
50 8,854,317 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and program for executing processing based on detected drag operation
51 8,854,300 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
52 8,854,298 System for enabling a handheld device to capture video of an interactive application
53 8,854,283 Display apparatus, pixel layout method for display apparatus, and electronic device
54 8,854,009 Mobile terminal, method of protecting battery, and battery protection program
55 8,853,890 Power supply device, communication terminal device, and non-contact power transmission method
56 8,853,889 Communication terminal apparatus and method for supplying terminal power source
57 8,853,852 Semiconductor apparatus and electronic equipment
58 8,853,806 Memory element and memory
59 8,853,758 Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing solid-state imaging device, and electronic apparatus
60 8,853,663 Nonvolatile memory device and manufacturing method thereof
61 8,853,610 Imaging device
62 8,853,562 Electromagnetic shielding method and electromagnetic shielding film
63 8,853,053 Capacitive element, manufacturing method of the same, solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
64 8,853,017 Organic thin film transistor, production method thereof, and electronic device
65 8,853,014 Method of fabricating a thin-film transistor
66 8,852,802 Anode active material, anode, and battery
67 8,852,801 Battery
68 8,851,994 Game device, game control method, and game control program adapted to control game by using position and posture of input device
69 8,851,681 Illumination device and display unit
70 8,850,981 Single-sided printing providing dual-sided reading of print on optical discs
71 8,850,884 Liquid tank and fuel cell