Sony patents granted on 25 December 2007

41 US patents granted on 25 December 2007 and assigned to Sony

1 RE39,959 Communication terminal apparatus and control method thereof
2 RE39,953 Recording apparatus and method, and reproducing apparatus and method
3 D558,245 Video camera
4 D558,244 Video camera
5 D558,179 Mobile phone
6 D558,140 Battery
7 7,313,807 Television transmitter, television transmitting method, television receiver and television receiving method
8 7,313,805 Content navigator graphical user interface system and method
9 7,313,800 Disk centering system
10 7,313,702 Method for issuing identification information
11 7,313,647 Storage and reproduction apparatus
12 7,313,645 Processor to reduce data rearrangement instructions for matrices in multiple memory banks
13 7,313,621 Personalized interface with adaptive content presentation
14 7,313,524 Voice recognition based on a growth state of a robot
15 7,313,401 Positioning system using packet radio to determine position and to obtain information relative to a position
16 7,313,386 Data processing system and method, communication system and method, and charging device and method
17 7,313,320 Recording apparatus, recording method, reproducing apparatus, reproducing method, and record medium
18 7,313,240 Noise reduction in a stereo receiver comprising an expander
19 7,313,203 Method and system for estimating and compensating IQ imbalance
20 7,313,184 Video data compression apparatus and method of same
21 7,313,153 Wireless communication system, wireless communication control apparatus, wireless communication control method, wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method, and storage medium
22 7,313,083 Recording medium, recording apparatus, and reading apparatus
23 7,313,062 Disc recording medium, recording method, disc drive device
24 7,313,059 Playback apparatus, method, and recording medium for defect period processing and post-defect period processing
25 7,313,040 Dynamic sense amplifier for SRAM
26 7,313,031 Information processing apparatus and method, memory control device and method, recording medium, and program
27 7,313,015 Storage element and memory including a storage layer a magnetization fixed layer and a drive layer
28 7,312,945 Techniques for adjusting for actuator non-linearities in a data storage system
29 7,312,938 Optical component retaining device, optical component and housing
30 7,312,934 Zoom lens and imaging apparatus
31 7,312,914 Electrochromic display device and electrodeposition-type display device
32 7,312,835 Projection type display apparatus
33 7,312,825 Solid-state image pick device having a timing pulse generator, and method for replacing signals from a switch
34 7,312,823 Solid-state image pick-up apparatus and video camera loaded with the apparatus
35 7,312,783 Light emitting element drive device and display apparatus
36 7,312,771 Power saving display mode for organic electroluminescent displays
37 7,312,629 Programmable impedance control circuit calibrated at Voh, Vol level
38 7,312,507 Sensitizing dye solar cell
39 7,311,999 Anode for a battery and a battery using an anode
40 7,311,996 Non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery
41 7,311,246 Method and system for transmitting electronic value information