Sony patents granted on 27 January 2015

50 US patents granted on 27 January 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 D721,728 Portion of display panel or screen with an icon
2 D721,699 Electronic book
3 8,943,525 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
4 8,943,324 Green energy generation apparatus, mobile device, electric storage apparatus, and management method of green energy information
5 8,943,217 Systems and methods for operating an appliance control device for an appliance
6 8,943,206 Network bandwidth detection and distribution
7 8,943,169 Device affiliation process from second display
8 8,943,130 Method and apparatus for transferring material
9 8,943,012 Information processing device, information processing method, and program
10 8,942,822 Visual apparatus and visual method
11 8,942,761 Two port antennas with separate antenna branches including respective filters
12 8,942,731 Information delivery system for sending reminder times based on event and travel times
13 8,942,629 Communication system, communication method, and data processing apparatus
14 8,942,622 Communication device and communication system
15 8,942,546 Information processing apparatus, information processing method and recording medium
16 8,942,544 Selective transmission of motion picture files
17 8,942,534 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and information processing system
18 8,942,510 Apparatus and method for switching a display mode
19 8,942,508 Movement control apparatus, movement control method and program
20 8,942,448 Image processing device, image processing method, and program
21 8,942,447 Method and apparatus for tissue region identification
22 8,942,417 Method for detection of specimen region, apparatus for detection of specimen region, and program for detection of specimen region
23 8,942,239 Router and method of supplying power to memory unit in the same
24 8,942,211 Communication system and communication apparatus using an NFC Wi-Fi protected setup to establish a wireless LAN connection
25 8,941,779 Non-closed caption data transport in standard caption service
26 8,941,773 Lens module, image capturing device, and electronic apparatus
27 8,941,766 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and camera with alternately arranged pixel combinations having differing on-chip lenses
28 8,941,730 Color-unevenness inspection apparatus and method
29 8,941,722 Automatic intelligent focus control of video
30 8,941,695 Display device, driving method of display device, and electronic apparatus
31 8,941,687 System and method of user interaction for augmented reality
32 8,941,633 Semiconductor integrated circuit, self-luminous display panel module, electronic apparatus, and method for driving power supply line
33 8,941,615 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
34 8,941,603 Touch sensitive display
35 8,941,586 Input apparatus, control apparatus, control system, and control method
36 8,941,581 Light emitting element drive apparatus and portable apparatus using same
37 8,941,564 Display device
38 8,941,492 Receiving apparatus, information processing method and program
39 8,941,362 Charging apparatus, and charge control method
40 8,941,268 Non-contact power transmission apparatus
41 8,941,198 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and electronic apparatus
42 8,941,151 Patterning method, method of manufacturing organic field effect transistor, and method of manufacturing flexible printed circuit board
43 8,941,081 Microparticle measurement apparatus and microparticle analysis method
44 8,940,575 Method of producing semiconductor device, solid-state imaging device, method of producing electric apparatus, and electric apparatus
45 8,940,441 Anode and battery
46 8,940,440 Lithium ion secondary battery active material, lithium ion secondary battery electrode, lithium ion secondary battery, electronic device, electric power tool, electric vehicle, and power storage system
47 8,940,439 Secondary battery, electronic device, electric power tool, electrical vehicle, and electric power storage system
48 8,940,432 Method for preventing erroneous loading of component-to-be-loaded on main body side apparatus, component-to-be-loaded and battery pack
49 8,940,251 Sample liquid supply device, sample liquid supply device set, and microchip set
50 8,939,884 Sleep aid device and method, program and recording medium