Sony patents granted on 21 June 2016

44 US patents granted on 21 June 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 D759,623 Communications equipment
2 D759,622 Communications equipment
3 9,374,838 Method for performing handover, user equipment, and radio communication system
4 9,374,830 Communication control device, communication control method, and base station
5 9,374,636 Hearing device, method and system for automatically enabling monitoring mode within said hearing device
6 9,374,620 Terminal apparatus, server apparatus, information processing method, program, and interlocked application feed system
7 9,374,611 Navigation within switched digital streamed content
8 9,374,564 Illumination unit, projection display unit, and direct view display unit
9 9,374,541 Imaging device and camera system including sense circuits to make binary decision
10 9,374,539 Image pickup circuit
11 9,374,523 Imaging apparatus and imaging method
12 9,374,519 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
13 9,374,511 Solid-state image pickup unit, method of manufacturing solid-state image pickup unit, and electronic apparatus
14 9,374,507 Method to improve accuracy and reliability of motion estimated with phase correlation
15 9,374,505 Solid-state imaging device
16 9,374,494 Recording apparatus and method, reproducing apparatus and method, and program
17 9,374,429 System and method for sharing event information using icons
18 9,374,169 Optical communication fiber, optical communication module, and optical communication system
19 9,374,156 Transmitting apparatus, receiving apparatus, and communication system for formatting data
20 9,374,097 Data processor, solid-state imaging device, imaging device, and electronic apparatus
21 9,373,866 Solid electrolyte battery
22 9,373,785 Memory device and method of manufacturing the same
23 9,373,672 Display unit
24 9,373,655 Imaging device and electronic apparatus
25 9,373,397 Page programming sequences and assignment schemes for a memory device
26 9,373,350 Optical medium reproducing apparatus and optical medium reproducing method
27 9,373,308 Multi-viewport display of multi-resolution hierarchical image
28 9,373,278 Scanning drive circuit and display device including the same
29 9,373,274 Light-emitting device and display device
30 9,373,214 Game presenting system
31 9,373,208 Secure remote control for operating closures such as garage doors
32 9,373,196 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
33 9,373,195 Display control device, display control method, and program
34 9,373,021 Method, apparatus and system for outputting a group of images
35 9,373,009 Tag clusters for silent tags
36 9,372,985 Information processing device, information processing method, and computer program
37 9,372,860 Method, system and device for content recommendation
38 9,372,701 Management of digital information via a buoyant interface moving in three-dimensional space
39 9,372,624 Control of virtual object using device touch interface functionality
40 9,372,601 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
41 9,372,346 Directional light beams for angle detection
42 9,372,300 Light-emitting unit and display
43 9,371,823 Polymeric actuator, actuator device, method of manufacturing polymeric actuator, and method of manufacturing actuator device
44 9,370,713 Game device, game control method, and game control program for controlling game in which character is moved in three dimensional space