Sony patents granted on 20 September 2016

65 US patents granted on 20 September 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 RE46,160 Information transmitting apparatus and method, information receiving apparatus and method, information transmitting and receiving system and method, recording medium and program
2 D766,974 Portion of a display panel or screen with an icon
3 D766,760 Container for measuring electrical characteristics
4 9,451,648 Communication device, communication control method, and program
5 9,451,577 Position information processing device, position information processing method, program, and position information processing system
6 9,451,547 Coordinated signaling of scheduling information for uplink and downlink communications
7 9,451,390 Magnetic battery saver
8 9,451,351 In-ear headphone
9 9,451,350 Earphone device
10 9,451,333 Transmission apparatus, AIT transmission method and reception apparatus
11 9,451,327 Communications system and method, information processing apparatus and method, information management apparatus and method, recording medium and program
12 9,451,318 Reception apparatus, reception method, transmission apparatus, transmission method, and program
13 9,451,298 Transmission device, transmission method, and network apparatus
14 9,451,297 Method and apparatus for manipulating content channels
15 9,451,244 Connecting a projection-type display system to an opening and closing device
16 9,451,235 Transmitting apparatus, stereo image data transmitting method, receiving apparatus, and stereo image data receiving method
17 9,451,234 Transmitting apparatus, transmitting method, and receiving apparatus
18 9,451,228 Display control device, recording control device, and display control method
19 9,451,221 Solid-state imaging device, method for processing signal of solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
20 9,451,212 Reception apparatus, reception method, transmission apparatus, transmission method, program, and broadcast system
21 9,451,193 Electronic apparatus, control method, and image sensor
22 9,451,189 Solid-state image sensor and camera system
23 9,451,176 Image signal processor that reduces a flicker component of an image signal depending on a level change between continuous frames
24 9,451,169 Imaging apparatus and capture assist mark usage control method
25 9,451,158 Image pickup apparatus, solid-state image pickup device, and image pickup method
26 9,451,149 Processing apparatus, processing method, and program
27 9,451,136 Array camera shutter
28 9,451,131 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
29 9,451,073 Terminal apparatus and method of controlling terminal apparatus with multi-tasking features
30 9,450,792 OFDM pre-equalizing
31 9,450,740 Communication device to arrange an extension control area in a subframe according to a periodic mapping pattern
32 9,450,645 Communication apparatus
33 9,450,627 Transmitting apparatus and method for receiving a digital signal in a digital telecommunication system
34 9,450,447 Electronic system for notifying user of battery charging state
35 9,450,273 Electrolyte and secondary battery
36 9,450,245 Negative material for nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery and nonaqueous electrolyte secondary battery using the negative material
37 9,450,244 Cathode active material with zirconium in crystal grain boundary of lithium cobalt complex oxide
38 9,450,186 6,12-dioxaanthanthrene derivative, organic semiconductor element, and method for manufacturing organic semiconductor element
39 9,450,121 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
40 9,450,114 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus having a plurality of photoelectric conversion layer for corresponding wavelength regions
41 9,450,009 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
42 9,450,008 Solid-state imaging apparatus, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
43 9,450,005 Image pickup device and image pickup apparatus
44 9,450,003 Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
45 9,449,974 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
46 9,449,684 Storage control device, storage device, information processing system, and storage control method
47 9,449,644 Data-providing apparatus, data-providing method and program-sorting medium
48 9,449,389 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
49 9,449,388 Measurement apparatus, program, and measurement method
50 9,449,366 Bayer-consistent raw scaling
51 9,449,364 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program to recognize circumstances of a subject from a moving image
52 9,449,361 Image processing apparatus and control method of image processing apparatus
53 9,449,324 Reducing TV licensing costs
54 9,449,252 System and method for color and brightness adjustment of an object in target image
55 9,449,237 Information terminal, information control method for an information terminal, and information control program
56 9,449,179 Information processor
57 9,449,023 Information processing device, map update method, program, and information processing system
58 9,448,701 Customization of GUI layout based on history of use
59 9,448,622 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program for generating feedback to an operator regarding positional relationship of other users near a display
60 9,448,405 Head mounted display, motion detector, motion detection method, image presentation system and program
61 9,448,157 Microparticle sorting apparatus, microchip for sorting microparticles and microparticle sorting method
62 9,446,937 Functional device, acceleration sensor, and switch
63 9,446,325 Remote control system
64 9,446,320 Inserting an operator avatar into an online virtual environment
65 9,446,305 System and method for improving the graphics performance of hosted applications