Sony patents granted on 20 January 2015

25 US patents granted on 20 January 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 8,938,756 Receiving device, receiving method, program, and information processing system
2 8,938,592 Reproducing device and reproducing method
3 8,938,493 Simulation system
4 8,938,393 Extended videolens media engine for audio recognition
5 8,938,156 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
6 8,938,114 Imaging device and method for imaging hidden objects
7 8,938,101 Apparatus, system, and method for real-time identification of finger impressions for multiple users
8 8,938,073 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
9 8,938,007 Encoding apparatus, electronic device, imaging apparatus, and imaging system
10 8,938,002 Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and program
11 8,938,000 Transcoding system using encoding history information
12 8,937,973 Transmitting device, receiving device, communication system, transmission method, reception method, and program
13 8,937,680 Image pickup unit and image processing unit for image blur correction
14 8,937,678 Imaging apparatus, control method thereof, and program
15 8,937,647 Stereoscopic imaging system, recording control method, stereoscopic image reproduction system, and reproduction control method
16 8,937,642 Stereo image data transmitting apparatus and stereo image data receiving apparatus
17 8,937,631 Image processing circuit and image display apparatus
18 8,937,583 Display apparatus, driving method for display apparatus and electronic apparatus
19 8,937,581 Display device having shared column lines
20 8,937,529 Information processing apparatus and connected device status display method
21 8,937,428 Organic electroluminescence device with silver alloy anode and method of manufacturing the same
22 8,937,363 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
23 8,937,349 Semiconductor component and manufacturing method thereof
24 8,936,862 Cylindrical nonaqueous electrolyte battery
25 8,936,369 Illuminator and display unit