Sony patents granted on 09 July 2013

61 US patents granted on 09 July 2013 and assigned to Sony

1 D685,858 Protective sheet
2 D685,817 Display panel or screen with animated graphical user interface
3 D685,765 Speaker
4 D685,762 Headphone
5 8,484,684 Display control apparatus and method and program
6 8,484,682 Display control device, display control method, and program
7 8,484,667 Recording and/or reproducing apparatus
8 8,484,580 Content presentation device, content presentation method, and information storage medium
9 8,484,559 Device and method for the magnification of content having a predetermined layout
10 8,484,528 Receiving apparatus, receiving method and program, and receiving system
11 8,484,449 Program, communication device, data processing method, and communication system
12 8,484,219 Developing a knowledge base associated with a user that facilitates evolution of an intelligent user interface
13 8,484,146 Interaction device implementing a bayesian’s estimation
14 8,483,946 Information processing system, information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
15 8,483,776 Acoustic path for a wireless communications device
16 8,483,744 Communication apparatus, communication system, notification method, and program product
17 8,483,714 Method and apparatus for identification of local beacon systems
18 8,483,615 Wireless communication system, wireless communication device, program, and wireless communication method
19 8,483,547 Information processing apparatus, recording method, and recording system
20 8,483,544 Reproducing apparatus, reproducing method, reproducing program, and recording medium
21 8,483,541 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium
22 8,483,500 Run length coding with context model for image compression using sparse dictionaries
23 8,483,495 Image processing device and method
24 8,483,494 Image encoding device and image encoding method
25 8,483,452 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
26 8,483,449 Registration device, checking device, program, and data structure
27 8,483,435 Information processing device, information processing system, information processing method, and information storage medium
28 8,483,423 Fingerprinting of data
29 8,483,414 Image display device and method for determining an audio output position based on a displayed image
30 8,483,280 Coding device and method, decoding device and method, recording medium, and program
31 8,483,256 Laser diode element assembly and method of driving the same
32 8,483,209 Communication apparatus and server, and methods and computer programs therefore
33 8,483,053 Information processing device, information processing method, program, and data structure
34 8,483,039 Pilot pattern design for a STTD scheme in an OFDM system
35 8,482,950 Non-volatile semiconductor memory device that changes a load capacitance of a sense node in accordance with a logic value of read information
36 8,482,844 Electrophoretic element and display device
37 8,482,655 Method of controlling imaging apparatus
38 8,482,651 Image processing device and image processing method
39 8,482,645 Solid-state imaging device, driving method and electronic apparatus
40 8,482,643 Solid-state imaging device including a plurality of pixels and a plurality of signal lines
41 8,482,632 Imaging apparatus having temporary recording mode and direct recording mode
42 8,482,622 Method, system and computer program product for reducing motion blur
43 8,482,605 Image processing device, image display device, and image processing and display method and program
44 8,482,604 Image display apparatus and image display method
45 8,482,571 Information processing processing apparatus, method for controlling information processing apparatus, and program
46 8,482,550 Display device and output buffer circuit for driving the same
47 8,482,403 Interacting with devices based on physical device-to-device contact
48 8,482,196 Display, method for producing display, and electronic apparatus
49 8,482,107 Circular shield of a circuit-substrate laminated module and electronic apparatus
50 8,482,040 Solid-state image capturing device, method of manufacturing solid-state image capturing device, method of driving solid-state image capturing device, and electronic apparatus
51 8,482,008 Method of manufacturing thin film transistor, thin film transistor, and display unit
52 8,482,000 Molecular element, manufacturing method thereof, integrated circuit device, manufacturing method thereof, three-dimensional integrated circuit device, and manufacturing method thereof
53 8,481,993 Semiconductor composite film, method for forming semiconductor composite film, thin film transistor, method for manufacturing thin film transistor, and electronic apparatus
54 8,481,230 Liquid tank, tubular structure for liquid tank, fuel cell, and electronic device
55 8,481,209 Electrode and battery having the same
56 8,481,205 Nonaqueous electrolyte and nonaqueous electrolyte battery
57 8,480,498 Synchronizing mission progress in cooperative games
58 8,480,492 Game device, game control method, and game control program for controlling game in which player’s character located in game field is manipulated
59 8,480,315 Camera mounting structure, camera mounting method and exterior panel component of a vehicle
60 8,480,239 Optical device and projection device
61 8,479,359 Hinge device, method of redirecting load applied to hinge device, and mobile terminal apparatus