Sony patents granted on 23 July 2013

61 US patents granted on 23 July 2013 and assigned to Sony

1 D686,596 Earphone
2 8,495,692 Non-real time services
3 8,495,681 Display processing apparatus, display processing system, and display processing method
4 8,495,495 Information processing apparatus, bookmark setting method, and program
5 8,495,369 Information terminal apparatus, information processing apparatus and information communication system
6 8,495,192 Distributed processing method, distributed processing system, server, program for the same, computer, and program for the same
7 8,495,132 Information processing system
8 8,495,088 Quick parts list–panel sub finder
9 8,494,986 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
10 8,494,984 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
11 8,494,839 Apparatus, method, and recording medium for morphological analysis and registering a new compound word
12 8,494,339 Combining material and data
13 8,494,338 Electronic apparatus, video content editing method, and program
14 8,494,307 Method and apparatus for determining misalignment
15 8,494,267 Image processing device, image processing method, and program for normalizing a histogram
16 8,494,258 Learning-based feature detection processing device and method
17 8,494,256 Image processing apparatus and method, learning apparatus and method, and program
18 8,494,217 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
19 8,494,216 Image processing device and image processing method and program
20 8,494,192 Audio reproducing system and method thereof
21 8,494,190 Audio signal processing apparatus and audio signal processing method
22 8,494,157 Apparatus, method, and computer program for processing information and recording medium storing computer program
23 8,494,047 Encoding device, method for adjusting target amount of code and record medium
24 8,494,045 Apparatus and method for coding picture data
25 8,494,044 Video-information encoding method and video-information decoding method
26 8,494,043 Video-information encoding method and video-information decoding method
27 8,494,020 Semiconductor light emitting device, optical pickup unit and information recording/reproduction apparatus
28 8,493,935 Access network discovery and selection in a multi-access technology cellular communication system
29 8,493,926 Duplex operation in a cellular communication system
30 8,493,825 Portable information processing apparatus, information processing method for portable information processing apparatus, and program
31 8,493,723 Display device having cantilevered display unit
32 8,493,543 Liquid crystal display device
33 8,493,526 Lighting device and display device
34 8,493,493 Imaging apparatus, imaging apparatus control method, and computer program
35 8,493,490 Imaging apparatus and camera
36 8,493,489 Solid-state imaging device, method for driving solid-state imaging device, and electronic apparatus
37 8,493,483 Image taking device and camera system
38 8,493,480 Image capturing method and apparatus for efficiently processing a digital image
39 8,493,456 Video still camera
40 8,493,452 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus having a light blocking part
41 8,493,390 Adaptive displays using gaze tracking
42 8,493,335 Reproduction apparatus, reproduction method and program
43 8,493,334 Input device, storage medium, information input method, and electronic apparatus
44 8,493,321 Image display device having a thin display panel
45 8,493,320 Display control device, content output system, method for controlling display of image used in retrieval operation, and program
46 8,493,294 Display device and electronic apparatus
47 8,493,254 AD converter and AD converter circuit voltage control method
48 8,492,864 Solid-state imaging device and electronic equipment
49 8,492,805 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, electronic apparatus, and semiconductor device
50 8,492,804 Solid-state imaging device, method for producing same, and camera
51 8,492,740 Memory element and memory device
52 8,492,695 Solid-state image pickup apparatus having improved spectral balance
53 8,492,637 Information processing apparatus, musical composition section extracting method, and program
54 8,492,034 Electrolyte and battery
55 8,491,853 Substrate and device for bioassay and method for making the substrate
56 8,491,388 Game system and game controller
57 8,491,387 Apparatus and method for classifying groups of users
58 8,491,209 Keyboard apparatus, electronic apparatus, and method of producing the keyboard apparatus
59 8,491,144 Light emitting device and display device using the same
60 8,491,132 Projector
61 8,491,116 Glasses for image viewing