Sony patents granted on 16 May 2006

45 US patents granted on 16 May 2006 and assigned to Sony

1 7,047,559 Information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and service providing system
2 7,047,544 Optical disk drive and recording and reproducing apparatus with magnetic clamping
3 7,047,538 Recording and/or reproducing device for disk
4 7,047,486 Method and device for processing documents and recording medium
5 7,047,325 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and recording medium therefor
6 7,047,302 Method and system for enabling optional customer election of auxiliary content provided on detachable local storage media during access of primary content over a network and for collecting data concerning viewed auxiliary content
7 7,047,199 Communication apparatus, communication method and program storage medium
8 7,047,108 Enhancements to mechanical robot
9 7,047,021 Communication system
10 7,047,007 Automatic GPRS re-attach after cell reselection
11 7,046,913 Broadcast program recording apparatus using electronic program guide
12 7,046,811 Stereo demultiplexer
13 7,046,810 Data processing method and system of same portable device data processing apparatus and method of same and program
14 7,046,736 Method and apparatus for modulating and demodulating data into a variable-length code and providing a sync signal to the train of codes
15 7,046,735 Method and apparatus for modulating and demodulating data into a variable-length code and providing a sync signal to the train of codes
16 7,046,670 Method and system for synchronizing isochronous data on transmit over the IEEE 1394 bus from content unaware devices
17 7,046,590 Objective lens drive device, and disk recording and/or reproducing device
18 7,046,466 Dual density recording for direction-dependent linear media
19 7,046,464 Data recording method and data recording/reproducing device, recording medium
20 7,046,409 Holographic stereogram forming apparatus
21 7,046,302 Picture processing apparatus and picture processing method
22 7,046,285 Digital photographing apparatus having position information capability
23 7,046,281 Camera apparatus and image processing method
24 7,046,249 Swapped pixel pages
25 7,046,245 System and method for environment mapping
26 7,046,238 Solid state imaging apparatus and method for driving the same
27 7,046,233 Electronic apparatus
28 7,046,232 Information processing apparatus, method of displaying movement recognizable standby state, method of showing recognizable movement, method of displaying movement recognizing process, and program storage medium
29 7,046,091 Power amplifier
30 7,045,951 Display unit
31 7,045,949 Display unit
32 7,045,870 Solid image-pickup device and method for manufacturing the solid image pickup device
33 7,045,400 Solid-state imaging device and method for manufacturing same
34 7,045,251 Material for positive electrode and secondary battery
35 7,045,240 Power generating apparatus having a proton conductor unit that includes a fullerene derivative
36 7,045,214 Method for recycling optical disk, resin composition for forming film, and resin molded article
37 7,045,180 Thermosensitive transfer film and method of manufacturing display device
38 7,044,663 Print method and system to obtain high quality image using less data quantity
39 7,044,640 Bearing unit, and motor using same
40 7,044,379 Information management system, information processing apparatus and method, recording medium, and program
41 7,044,372 Guide information providing apparatus and program
42 D521,043 Camera
43 D521,038 Camera
44 D521,003 Mouse
45 D520,942 Battery