Sony patents granted on 23 August 2016

61 US patents granted on 23 August 2016 and assigned to Sony

1 D764,523 Display panel or screen with an animated graphical user interface
2 D764,467 Head-mounted display
3 D764,431 Mobile phone
4 9,426,786 Sharing transmission intentions in wireless networks for CSMA optimization
5 9,426,737 Discontinuous reception method, mobile station, base station and wireless communication system
6 9,426,722 Information processing method, information processing device communication system
7 9,426,611 Information processing terminal, information processing method, program, and information storage medium
8 9,426,610 Applying mesh network to luggage
9 9,426,595 Signal processing apparatus, signal processing method, and storage medium
10 9,426,564 Audio processing device, method and program
11 9,426,551 Distributed wireless speaker system with light show
12 9,426,532 IPTV EPG linking broadcast channels to internet sources of scheduled programming
13 9,426,524 Media player with networked playback control and advertisement insertion
14 9,426,510 Method and apparatus for searching over a network
15 9,426,502 Real-time cloud-based video watermarking systems and methods
16 9,426,480 Image signal decoding apparatus and image signal decoding method
17 9,426,438 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and electronic apparatus to detect and correct false color in high dynamic range imaging
18 9,426,410 Secure online access control for accessing media content from discs
19 9,426,406 Display device and control method
20 9,426,399 Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
21 9,426,376 Image pickup element, imaging device, and imaging method
22 9,426,355 Imaging apparatus
23 9,426,353 Auto focus control of image capturing apparatus
24 9,426,270 Control apparatus and control method to control volume of sound
25 9,426,198 Game execution environments
26 9,426,008 Signal processing device and method
27 9,425,990 Information processing device for generating a message input area and processing a received message
28 9,425,892 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
29 9,425,879 Mobile communications using base station controlled optimization of adaptive antenna selection parameters, terminals with adaptive antenna system, and method
30 9,425,868 Base station, communication system and communication method
31 9,425,805 Frequency dividing circuit and phase synchronization circuit
32 9,425,618 Power supply device, electrical storage device, electric vehicle, and electric power system capable of switching between PFC control and MPPT control
33 9,425,481 Electrode, secondary battery, battery pack, electric vehicle, electric power storage system, electric power tool, and electronic apparatus
34 9,425,443 Battery device and electronic apparatus
35 9,425,441 Anode and battery
36 9,425,348 Group III nitride semiconductor device, and method for fabricating group III nitride semiconductor device
37 9,425,284 Metal oxide semiconductor having epitaxial source drain regions and a method of manufacturing same using dummy gate process
38 9,425,230 Solid-state imaging device and manufacturing method of the same, and electronic apparatus
39 9,425,142 Semiconductor device and manufacturing method of the same
40 9,425,070 Semiconductor device and a method of manufacturing the same
41 9,424,985 Feed unit and feed system
42 9,424,918 Ionic storage unit and driving method
43 9,424,903 Memory apparatus and memory device
44 9,424,773 Display panel, method of driving the same, and electronic apparatus
45 9,424,765 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
46 9,424,681 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
47 9,424,626 Sigma-delta ADC with integrated raw image scaling filter
48 9,424,617 Graphics command generation device and graphics command generation method
49 9,424,471 Enhanced information for viewer-selected video object
50 9,424,322 Digital sticky note
51 9,424,207 Information processing device, program, information processing method, and information processing system
52 9,423,880 Head-mountable apparatus and systems
53 9,423,833 Hinge structure with stand and keyboard device
54 9,423,670 Imaging device, control method of imaging device, and computer program
55 9,423,650 Display device
56 9,423,598 Zoom lens and optical apparatus
57 9,423,554 Light emitting unit, display, and lighting apparatus
58 9,423,257 Portable navigation device and method with active elements
59 9,421,515 Porous carbon material, adsorbent, oral adsorbent, medical adsorbent, filler for blood purification column, water purification adsorbent, cleansing agent, carrier, sustained release pharmaceutical, cell culture scaffold, mask, carbon/polymer composite, adsorbent sheet and functional food
60 9,421,460 Offline Progress of console game via portable device
61 9,420,969 Biological information acquisition method and instrument, and physiologically-active substance measurement method and instrument