Sony patents granted on 29 September 2009

36 US patents granted on 29 September 2009 and assigned to Sony

1 D601,171 Audio player
2 D601,155 Personal digital assistant
3 D601,148 Keyboard
4 D601,143 Monitor display
5 D601,125 Headset
6 D601,122 Audio player
7 7,596,805 Device and method for controlling access to open and non-open network segments
8 7,596,796 Disk cartridge, and disk recording and/or reproducing device
9 7,596,765 Sound feedback on menu navigation
10 7,596,673 Failure tolerant data storage
11 7,596,633 Island recovery in a peer-to-peer relay network
12 7,596,497 Speech synthesis apparatus and speech synthesis method
13 7,596,396 Flexible gaskets for wireless terminals with sliding members
14 7,596,367 System and method for standby mode in directional signal receiver
15 7,596,310 Focus control device, image pickup device, and focus control method
16 7,596,300 System and method for smooth fast playback of video
17 7,596,297 Information processing apparatus and method program, and recording medium
18 7,596,286 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, imaging apparatus and image processing method
19 7,596,268 Image processing device, method, and program
20 7,596,243 Extracting a moving object boundary
21 7,596,187 Digital modulation circuit and method as well as digital demodulation circuit and method
22 7,596,102 Image exchange for image-based push-to-talk user interface
23 7,596,077 Optical disk
24 7,596,075 Mastering device, disc manufacturing method, disc-shaped recording medium, disc reproduction device, and disc reproduction method
25 7,596,040 Methods and apparatus for improved write characteristics in a low voltage SRAM
26 7,595,922 Hologram reconstructing apparatus and hologram reconstructing method
27 7,595,828 Solid-state image pickup device and driving method therefor
28 7,595,819 Signal processing device and signal processing method, program, and recording medium
29 7,595,800 Signal processing device, method, and program
30 7,595,757 Electrical connection elements provided in the AMC structure of an antenna arrangement
31 7,595,753 Broadband beam steering antenna
32 7,595,657 Dynamic dual control on-die termination
33 7,595,214 Solid-state image pickup device and manufacturing method for the same
34 7,595,129 Battery pack having a battery unit of sheet-shaped secondary batteries connected through a terminal block
35 7,594,817 Electrical flex connector for mounting on a printed circuit board
36 7,594,319 Electronic-component alignment method