Sony patents granted on 23 June 2015

41 US patents granted on 23 June 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 D732,602 Camera holder
2 D732,489 Television receiver
3 9,066,457 Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same, and method of manufacturing wiring board
4 9,066,414 Display device
5 9,066,315 Information processing apparatus, communication system, and information processing method
6 9,066,149 Information processor, information processing method and computer program
7 9,066,135 System and method for generating a second screen experience using video subtitle data
8 9,066,097 Method to optimize the transforms and/or predictions in a video codec
9 9,066,094 Display device and display method
10 9,066,093 Display panel module, semiconductor integrated circuit, driving method of pixel array section, and electronic device
11 9,066,059 Method of and apparatus for maintaining smooth video transition between distinct applications
12 9,066,026 Electronic unit, communication system and method, information processing terminal and method, and information processing apparatus and method
13 9,066,016 Apparatus, method, and program for selecting image data using a display
14 9,066,012 Image capturing device and activation method therefor
15 9,066,004 Auto-focus apparatus, image pick-up apparatus, and auto-focus method for focusing using evaluation values
16 9,066,002 System and method for utilizing enhanced scene detection in a depth estimation procedure
17 9,065,977 Identification of a compromised content player
18 9,065,963 Transmission system, transmission apparatus, and transmission method for transmitting video data
19 9,065,871 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and computer-readable recording medium
20 9,065,711 Transmitters, receivers and methods of transmitting and receiving
21 9,065,635 Information processing apparatus, IC chip, and information processing method
22 9,065,607 Clock data recovery circuit, data reception apparatus, and data transmission and reception system
23 9,065,550 Reception apparatus
24 9,065,250 Optical amplifier and optical amplifying method
25 9,065,121 Separator and nonaqueous electrolyte battery
26 9,065,029 Light emitting apparatus, illumination apparatus and display apparatus
27 9,064,983 Solid-state imaging device and electronic equipment
28 9,064,763 Solid-state imaging element, solid-state imaging device, imaging apparatus, and method of manufacturing polarizing element
29 9,064,762 Solid-state imaging device, method for manufacturing solid-state imaging device, and imaging apparatus
30 9,064,558 Recording and/or reproducing apparatus and recording apparatus
31 9,064,543 Reproducing apparatus, data processing method, and reproduction system
32 9,064,524 Playback apparatus and playback control means
33 9,064,399 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
34 9,064,295 Enhanced video encoding using depth information
35 9,064,294 Image processing apparatus and method
36 9,063,646 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image display program
37 9,063,359 Electronic display projection assembly having substantially white off state
38 9,063,294 Wavelength plate, polarization conversion device using the same, illumination optical system, and image display apparatus
39 9,063,089 Optical measuring apparatus, flow cytometer, and optical measuring method
40 9,061,212 Game device, game control method and game control program for controlling a golf game
41 9,061,207 Temporary decoder apparatus and method