Sony patents granted on 22 November 2016

38 US patents granted on 22 November 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 D772,253 Display panel or screen with an animated graphical user interface
2 9,504,012 Extended discontinuous reception mechanism
3 9,503,778 Reception device, reception method, program, and information processing system
4 9,503,773 Separating internet TV and broadcast TV using a TV remote control
5 9,503,748 Image processing device and method for assigning luma blocks to chroma blocks
6 9,503,699 Imaging device, imaging method, electronic device, and program
7 9,503,662 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
8 9,503,657 Camera apparatus
9 9,503,642 Image capturing device and activation method therefor
10 9,503,629 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable device having instructions for generating focused image
11 9,503,326 Control apparatus and control method
12 9,503,297 6MHZ bandwidth OFDM transmitter with the same guard interval as 8MHZ DVB-T2
13 9,503,273 Control device, control method, and program
14 9,502,963 Switching power supply device, switching power supply control method and electronic apparatus
15 9,502,919 Wireless communication apparatus and electronic equipment for harvesting power
16 9,502,703 Laminated microporous film, battery separator, and non-aqueous electrolyte battery
17 9,502,599 Semiconductor device, solid-state imaging device, and electric apparatus
18 9,502,529 Metal oxide semiconductor having epitaxial source drain regions and a method of manufacturing same using dummy gate process
19 9,502,467 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
20 9,502,459 Image pickup device, method of manufacturing image pickup device, and electronic apparatus
21 9,502,454 Image pickup element, method of manufacturing image pickup element, and electronic apparatus
22 9,502,450 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method of solid-state imaging device, and electronic device
23 9,501,977 Image display device and method for repairing short circuit failure
24 9,501,855 Image processing apparatus and image processing method
25 9,501,828 Image capturing device, image capturing device control method, and program
26 9,501,721 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program for estimating a profile for a person
27 9,501,633 Information processing device, information processing method, and computer program
28 9,501,520 Information processing apparatus for obtaining information related to a keyword in an email message
29 9,501,220 Device and method for extracting data on a touch screen
30 9,501,215 Image display device, image display control method, program and information storage medium
31 9,501,166 Display method and program of a terminal device
32 9,501,142 Information processing apparatus and method, information processing system, and providing medium
33 9,500,822 Optical-electrical hybrid module
34 9,500,780 Illumination device and display apparatus
35 9,498,737 Method of purifying nucleic acids, method of extracting nucleic acids and kit for purifying nucleic acids
36 9,498,722 User organizing apparatus, user organizing method, and cloud computing system
37 9,498,714 Program mode switching
38 9,498,712 Qualified video delivery