Sony patents granted on 28 July 2009

40 US patents granted on 28 July 2009 and assigned to Sony

1 7,568,221 Information processing system, information processing apparatus and method
2 7,568,189 Code translation and pipeline optimization
3 7,568,166 Apparatus for displaying a part of an object
4 7,568,159 Apparatus control method and system
5 7,568,102 System and method for authorizing the use of stored information in an operating system
6 7,568,043 On-demand data-providing system for transmitting stream of content in real time
7 7,568,042 Networked local media cache engine
8 7,567,939 Method and apparatus for implementing revocation in broadcast networks
9 7,567,826 Wireless communication system and wireless communication apparatus
10 7,567,815 Wireless communication apparatus for synchronizing a frame cycle’s beginning position in relation to other devices
11 7,567,790 Receiving device and integrated circuit for reception
12 7,567,752 Image alignment system with overlying frame in display
13 7,567,727 Image processing device, method, and program
14 7,567,724 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program of image processing method, and recording medium in which program of image processing method has been recorded
15 7,567,682 Audio processing apparatus
16 7,567,680 Dual-diaphragm speaker assemblies with acoustic passageways and mobile terminals including the same
17 7,567,657 Changing presentation of items of information based on message reception frequency
18 7,567,590 Asynchronous data pipe for automatically managing asynchronous data transfers between an application and a bus structure
19 7,567,540 Wireless communication system, wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method and computer program
20 7,567,489 Light detector, optical pickup, and optical disc apparatus
21 7,567,392 Image capture lens and image capture apparatus
22 7,567,383 Anti-glare film, method for manufacturing the same, and display device using the same
23 7,567,287 Rotating prism for a digital camera in a portable mobile communication device
24 7,567,280 Solid-state imaging device, analogue-digital converting method in solid-state imaging device and imaging apparatus
25 7,567,278 Circuit and method for detecting pixel defect
26 7,567,277 Image-pickup device and signal processing method for noise correction
27 7,567,271 Shared color sensors for high-resolution 3-D camera
28 7,567,265 Printing positioning mechanism and printer
29 7,567,251 Techniques for creating facial animation using a face mesh
30 7,567,212 Electronic equipment unit
31 7,566,956 Semiconductor composite device and method of manufacturing the same
32 7,566,862 Device, method, and program for responding based on change in wavelength of light
33 7,566,143 Backlight apparatus and color image display apparatus
34 7,566,134 Protection type display device
35 7,565,716 Cleaning method and device for objective lens of optical disc device
36 D597,120 Projector
37 D597,118 Camera
38 D597,103 Disc player
39 D597,076 Speaker box
40 D597,070 Headphone