Sony patents granted on 13 September 2016

49 US patents granted on 13 September 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 RE46,147 Semiconductor device and method of fabricating the same
2 D766,279 Display panel or screen with graphical user interface
3 D766,252 Graphical user interface for a display screen or portion thereof
4 D766,251 Disc cartridge
5 9,445,331 Communication management apparatus and communication management method
6 9,445,307 Network smart cell selection
7 9,445,287 Electronic device, method and computer-readable medium for sensing spectrum usage in a cognitive radio communication system
8 9,445,156 Method, device and computer program product for outputting a transport stream
9 9,445,111 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
10 9,445,092 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
11 9,445,091 Image processing device and method for motion vector encoding using temporal prediction and spatial prediction
12 9,445,070 Image transfer apparatus and method
13 9,445,068 Image processing apparatus, method thereof and program therefor
14 9,445,024 Solid-state image sensor and camera system
15 9,445,022 Image processing apparatus and image processing method, and program
16 9,445,020 Solid-state imaging element having image signal overflow path
17 9,445,006 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for displaying a focused portion with emphasis on an image
18 9,444,990 System and method for setting focus of digital image based on social relationship
19 9,444,982 Surveillance camera and the housing thereof
20 9,444,977 Method and device for adaptive noise measurement of a video signal
21 9,444,663 Cognitive radio system, resource allocation apparatus thereof and method therefor
22 9,444,640 Method to create a composite RUI from multiple RUIs
23 9,444,639 Multi-tier wireless home mesh network with a secure network discovery protocol
24 9,444,606 Uplink resource allocation to control intercell interference in a wireless communication system
25 9,444,582 Transmitter and receiver for broadcasting data and providing incremental redundancy
26 9,444,518 One touch product information on mobile communication device using near field communication
27 9,444,255 Method and apparatus for control
28 9,444,034 Storage element and storage apparatus
29 9,443,912 Solid-state image pickup device and manufacturing method thereof
30 9,443,897 X-Y address type solid state image pickup device and method of producing the same
31 9,443,802 Semiconductor device, fabrication method for a semiconductor device and electronic apparatus
32 9,443,557 Recording apparatus, recording method, and reproducing apparatus
33 9,443,457 Display control device, display control method, and recording medium
34 9,443,348 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
35 9,443,342 Information processing apparatus, data division method, and data division program
36 9,443,325 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer program
37 9,443,316 Semi-automatic image segmentation
38 9,443,122 Upload apparatus, server apparatus, upload system, and upload method
39 9,443,072 Methods and devices for granting access to and enabling passcode protection for a file
40 9,443,003 Information processing device, information processing method, and program for the same
41 9,442,643 Data communication in an electronic device
42 9,442,601 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
43 9,442,586 Signal processing device, touch panel unit, information processor, and signal processing method
44 9,442,505 Electric power control apparatus, electric power control method, and electric power feeding system
45 9,442,299 Display processing apparatus, display apparatus and image processing method
46 9,442,281 Microscope and shutter mechanism
47 9,440,150 Game device
48 9,440,147 Communication system, terminal device, communication processing method, communication processing program, storage medium stored with communication processing program
49 9,440,144 User identified to a controller