Sony patents granted on 24 February 2015

67 US patents granted on 24 February 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 D723,058 Portion of display panel or screen with an icon
2 D722,990 Combined monitor display and disc player
3 8,966,644 Information storing device, information processing device, information processing system, information processing method, and program
4 8,966,566 Communication device, communication control method, and program
5 8,966,564 Receiving device, receiving method, providing device, providing method, programs, and broadcasting system
6 8,966,557 Delivery of digital content
7 8,966,536 Display control system, display control device, and display control method
8 8,966,533 Receiving apparatus, information processing method, program, transmitting apparatus, and application interlocking system for acquiring and executing an application in conjunction with reproduction of content
9 8,966,528 System and method of providing an interactive menu through streaming video
10 8,966,515 Adaptable videolens media engine
11 8,966,514 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
12 8,965,888 Evaluating appropriateness of content
13 8,965,278 Communication device, communication method, program and communication system
14 8,965,195 Image capturing system, image capturing device, and image capturing method
15 8,965,184 Video-recording/reproducing apparatus and video-recording/reproducing method
16 8,965,122 Signal processing apparatus and method, and program
17 8,965,109 Gamut control method for improving image performance of parallax barrier S3D display
18 8,965,043 Method, client device and server
19 8,965,029 Headphone
20 8,965,013 Echo cancellation
21 8,965,008 Method for driving a condenser microphone
22 8,964,999 Audio reproduction device and audio reproduction method
23 8,964,921 Information processing apparatus, method, and program
24 8,964,900 Receiving apparatus, receiving method, and program
25 8,964,851 Dual-mode compression of images and videos for reliable real-time transmission
26 8,964,642 Communication apparatus, communication control method, and communication system
27 8,964,638 Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, program, and wireless communication method
28 8,964,634 Wireless home mesh network bridging adaptor
29 8,964,311 Optical unit and imaging apparatus
30 8,964,300 Image display apparatus and head mounted display
31 8,964,121 Home audio video display device (AVDD) as sensor monitor
32 8,964,112 Interchangeable lens, imaging apparatus, imaging system, method for controlling interchangeable lens, and program
33 8,964,096 Imaging lens and imaging device
34 8,964,086 Solid-state image pickup apparatus, signal processing method for a solid-state image pickup apparatus, and electronic apparatus
35 8,964,084 Solid-state image sensor and camera system
36 8,964,081 Solid-state image sensor including a photoelectric conversion element, a charge retaining element, and a light shielding element, method for producing the same solid-state image sensor, and electronic apparatus including the same solid-state image sensor
37 8,964,078 Solid-state imaging device and camera system
38 8,964,077 Solid-state imaging device, method for driving the same, and imaging device
39 8,964,076 Solid-state image pickup device and camera system
40 8,964,075 Imaging apparatus and shutter operation selecting method
41 8,964,073 Image outputting apparatus, image outputting method, image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and image pickup apparatus
42 8,964,048 Image processing apparatus and image processing method for camera-shake correction
43 8,964,038 Image processing apparatus, method, and computer program storage device
44 8,963,995 Stereo image data transmitting apparatus, stereo image data transmitting method, stereo image data receiving apparatus, and stereo image data receiving method
45 8,963,989 Data distribution apparatus, data distribution method, and program
46 8,963,967 Drive circuit, display, and method of driving display
47 8,963,951 Image processing apparatus, moving-image playing apparatus, and processing method and program therefor to allow browsing of a sequence of images
48 8,963,950 Display control apparatus and display control method
49 8,963,902 Drive circuit and display device
50 8,963,722 Apparatus and method for playing and/or generating audio content for an audience
51 8,963,694 System and method for remote controlled device selection based on device position data and orientation data of a user
52 8,963,525 DC/DC converter and game machine using it
53 8,963,504 Electronic device, method of charging electronic device, program, charging control apparatus, and charging control method
54 8,963,418 Display panel and panel inspection apparatus
55 8,963,417 Organic light emitting device, display unit, and device comprising a display unit
56 8,963,412 Display device and electronic apparatus having a display device
57 8,963,170 Organic light emitting device and display unit including the same
58 8,963,142 Photoelectric transducer and solid-state imaging apparatus
59 8,963,139 Display device, method of laying out light emitting elements, and electronic device
60 8,963,105 Image obtaining apparatus, image obtaining method, and image obtaining program
61 8,963,066 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and electronic device having a pixel separating section configured to separate charge accumulating regions of adjacent pixels
62 8,962,440 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
63 8,962,370 Radiation detector and method of manufacturing the same
64 8,962,355 Optical element package and method of manufacturing the same
65 8,962,216 Ion-conducting composite electrolyte membrane and fuel cell using the same
66 8,962,189 Secondary battery, battery pack, electric vehicle, electric power storage system, electric power tool, and electronic device
67 8,961,313 Multi-positional three-dimensional controller