Sony patents granted on 29 September 2015

34 US patents granted on 29 September 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 RE45,705 Data communication system, data communication apparatus, and data communication method for generating or detecting an event
2 RE45,696 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
3 D739,871 Display panel or screen with animated graphical user interface
4 9,148,927 Light emitting element drive apparatus and portable apparatus using same
5 9,148,696 Data transmission system, receiving apparatus, and receiving method as well as sending apparatus and sending method
6 9,148,687 Passing control of gesture-controlled apparatus from person to person
7 9,148,676 Broadcast transition channel
8 9,148,669 High performance AVC encoder on a multi-core platform
9 9,148,609 Pass through of remote commands
10 9,148,606 Solid-state image capturing apparatus, driving method thereof and electronic apparatus
11 9,148,591 Solid-state imaging device with autofocus and electronic apparatus
12 9,148,586 Terminal apparatus for combining images from two different cameras based on detected sound
13 9,148,564 Image pickup apparatus, information processing system and image data processing method
14 9,148,555 Image pickup apparatus, image pickup method, and program
15 9,148,550 Camera system, video processing apparatus, and camera apparatus
16 9,148,231 Optical receiver and optical transmission system
17 9,148,104 Reproduction apparatus, reproduction method, provision apparatus, and reproduction system
18 9,147,705 Image pickup unit and electronic apparatus
19 9,147,650 Semiconductor device, method for manufacturing semiconductor device, and electronic apparatus
20 9,147,455 Storage element having laminated storage layer including magnetic layer and conductive oxide and storage device including the storage element
21 9,147,435 Weighted playlist
22 9,147,434 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
23 9,147,358 Pixel circuit and display device
24 9,147,230 Image processing device, image processing method, and program to perform correction processing on a false color
25 9,147,053 User authentication method, user authentication device, and program
26 9,146,859 Information processing apparatus, method, and program for improving use efficiency of a storage apparatus
27 9,146,858 Control device, storage device, and storage control method
28 9,146,676 Method and apparatus for notifying a user about a manipulation region on the back surface of the apparatus
29 9,146,642 Sensor device and information processing device
30 9,146,614 Wireless modem module server system
31 9,146,425 Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing the same
32 9,146,422 Liquid crystal display and method of manufacturing liquid crystal display
33 9,146,390 Photoconductive element, lens, terahertz emission microscope and method of producing device
34 9,144,736 Game which recognizes commands by the type and rhythm of operation input