Sony patents granted on 22 March 2016

42 US patents granted on 22 March 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 D752,088 Display panel or screen with an animated graphical user interface
2 9,295,073 Method and apparatus for transmitting a-priori information in a communication system
3 9,294,904 IMS/RCS Wi-Fi direct support
4 9,294,790 Information distribution device and method, and information distribution system
5 9,294,782 Image processing system with artifact reduction mechanism and method of operation thereof
6 9,294,759 Display device, method and program capable of providing a high-quality stereoscopic (3D) image, independently of the eye-point location of the viewer
7 9,294,756 Imaging apparatus and image sensor array
8 9,294,735 Image transmission system and image transmission method
9 9,294,700 Imaging element, imaging device, electronic device, and imaging method
10 9,294,697 Imaging apparatus and camera system
11 9,294,691 Imaging device, imaging apparatus, manufacturing apparatus and manufacturing method
12 9,294,663 Imaging apparatus and imaging method for generating increased resolution images, hyperspectral images, steroscopic images, and/or refocused images
13 9,294,656 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
14 9,294,609 Events on multiple phones
15 9,294,593 Electronic apparatus, stream transmission and reception method of electronic apparatus, program, host device, and stream transmission and reception method of host device
16 9,294,535 Communication system, server apparatus, and communication method
17 9,294,446 Content encryption
18 9,294,441 Middleware filter agent between server and PDA
19 9,294,336 Wireless communication device, router, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method
20 9,294,256 Methods and devices for notifying and determining patterns of common reference signals
21 9,294,152 Communication system, communication apparatus and communication method as well as program
22 9,294,107 Phase locked loop circuit, phase locked loop module, and phase locked loop method
23 9,294,062 Sound processing apparatus, method, and program
24 9,293,722 Solid-state image pickup device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
25 9,293,719 Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
26 9,293,693 Memory element and memory device
27 9,293,692 Storage element and memory
28 9,293,637 Light emitting element and display device including a light-emitting region having ridge stripe structures
29 9,293,504 Solid-state image pickup device, electronic apparatus, and manufacturing method including a microlens array having various shaped microlenses
30 9,293,503 Solid-state imaging device, method for driving the same, method for manufacturing the same, and electronic device
31 9,293,498 Solid-state imaging element and electronic device
32 9,293,411 Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the same
33 9,293,118 Client device
34 9,292,974 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
35 9,292,875 Using CE device record of E-card transactions to reconcile bank record
36 9,292,761 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
37 9,292,733 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
38 9,292,202 Client device, operating method, and recording medium
39 9,292,071 Electronic device and method for setting time of timer
40 9,291,807 Image acquisition device and image acquisition method
41 9,290,691 Organic el material-containing solution, method for forming organic el thin film, organic el device comprising organic el thin film, and method for manufacturing organic el display panel
42 9,289,679 Information storage medium, information input device, and control method of same