Sony patents granted on 28 May 2013

58 US patents granted on 28 May 2013 and assigned to Sony

1 D683,342 Computer
2 D683,328 Earphone
3 D683,325 Mobile phone
4 8,453,177 Non-real time services
5 8,453,172 Content replacement by PID mapping
6 8,453,139 Conditional startup process for a game apparatus and information processing apparatus
7 8,452,974 Image processing apparatus, electronic signature generation system, electronic signature key generation method, image processing method, and program
8 8,452,834 Information processing apparatus, program, and information processing system
9 8,452,240 Radio communication device, radio communication system, and radio communication method
10 8,452,239 Radio communication device, program and radio communication method
11 8,452,160 System and method for portrayal of object or character target features in an at least partially computer-generated video
12 8,452,158 Recording apparatus, imaging and recording apparatus, recording method, and program
13 8,452,122 Device, method, and computer-readable medium for image restoration
14 8,452,120 Image processing device and method
15 8,452,119 Image processing device and image display system
16 8,452,089 System and method for effectively performing an image identification procedure
17 8,452,079 Apparatus, method, and program for processing image
18 8,452,022 Digital filter circuit, digital filter program and noise canceling system
19 8,452,010 Video slice and active region based multiple partial encryption
20 8,451,966 Information processor and information processing method, display device, and program
21 8,451,935 Transmission device, communication system, transmission method and program
22 8,451,865 Signal processing apparatus and method, recording medium and program
23 8,451,832 Content using apparatus, content using method, distribution server apparatus, information distribution method, and recording medium
24 8,451,805 Spread spectrum transmitting and receiving apparatus using a beacon signal for carrier sensing
25 8,451,801 Wireless communication device and wireless communication system
26 8,451,720 Wireless transmission system, wireless communication device and wireless transmission method
27 8,451,698 Optical disk reproducing device and optical disk recording and reproducing device
28 8,451,549 Enhanced variable power zoom lens
29 8,451,536 Irradiation apparatus and manufacturing method for semiconductor device
30 8,451,525 Optical apparatus and imaging apparatus
31 8,451,402 Color conversion sheet, illumination device, and display device
32 8,451,390 Projection stereoscopic display
33 8,451,388 Audio processing apparatus and audio processing method for processing according to detected mode
34 8,451,383 Image display device, image display method, and image processing device
35 8,451,380 Scheme for determining the locations and timing of advertisements and other insertions in media
36 8,451,374 Picture processing apparatus, picture processing method, picture data storage medium and computer program
37 8,451,359 Solid-state image capturing apparatus, driving method thereof and electronic apparatus
38 8,451,356 System and method for correcting artifacts in sequential imagers caused by transient light disturbances
39 8,451,355 Image sensor, electronic apparatus, and driving method of electronic apparatus
40 8,451,352 Image pickup apparatus
41 8,451,341 Image capture device, image capture apparatus, signal processing method, and program
42 8,451,321 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
43 8,451,288 Image signal processing apparatus
44 8,451,258 Display apparatus and electronic apparatus
45 8,451,224 Mapping detected movement of an interference pattern of a coherent light beam to cursor movement to effect navigation of a user interface
46 8,451,200 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, display apparatus, and projection display apparatus
47 8,451,148 Encoding apparatus, encoding method, decoding apparatus, decoding method, and program
48 8,450,862 Electric power generating apparatus
49 8,450,780 Solid-state imaging sensor, method of manufacturing the same, and image pickup apparatus
50 8,450,752 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
51 8,450,728 Solid-state imaging device, method of manufacturing the same, and electronic apparatus
52 8,450,595 Non-aqueous electrolyte battery and method for producing the same
53 8,450,591 Methods for generating new output sounds from input sounds
54 8,450,590 Reproducing apparatus, recording medium, reproducing method, and reproducing program
55 8,450,103 Method of derivatising an analyte for subsequent detection through a nucleic acid based sensor
56 8,449,964 Optical recording medium and manufacturing method thereof
57 8,449,797 Method of manufacturing retardation film
58 8,448,331 Component mounting apparatus