Sony patents granted on 30 June 2015

48 US patents granted on 30 June 2015 and assigned to Sony

1 RE45,595 Device and method for detecting object and device and method for group learning
2 RE45,594 Network distribution and management of interactive video and multi-media containers
3 D733,140 Controller for electronic device
4 9,071,970 Terminal device
5 9,071,860 Video recording apparatus for automatically redistributing recorded video
6 9,071,832 Image processing device, image processing method, and image processing program
7 9,071,830 Information processing apparatus and information processing method
8 9,071,813 Imaging apparatus, imaging method, recording medium, and program
9 9,071,800 Display unit and displaying method for enhancing display image quality
10 9,071,783 Solid-state imaging device and manufacturing method
11 9,071,782 Physical information acquisition apparatus for driving physical information acquisition sensor control lines at multiple dividing points
12 9,071,780 Solid-state imaging device, method of driving the same, and electronic system including the device
13 9,071,761 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and imaging apparatus including optical microscope
14 9,071,753 Imaging apparatus including a first imaging system and a second imaging system
15 9,071,751 Image processor method and program for correcting distance distortion in panorama images
16 9,071,694 Personal hands-free accessory for mobile device
17 9,071,423 Identification of a compromised content player
18 9,071,375 Signal transmitting apparatus, signal transmitting method, signal receiving apparatus, signal receiving method, and signal transmission system
19 9,071,276 Data-processing device and data-processing method
20 9,071,080 Power supply unit, processing system, and control method
21 9,071,075 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information processing system
22 9,070,994 Plug, electronic apparatus, and plug receptacle
23 9,070,972 Wideband beam forming device; wideband beam steering device and corresponding methods
24 9,070,927 Exterior member for battery element and non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery using the same
25 9,070,783 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing the same
26 9,070,704 Method for manufacturing semiconductor device with recess, epitaxial growth and diffusion
27 9,070,643 Semiconductor device and method of manufacturing semiconductor device
28 9,070,610 Solid-state imaging device and electronic apparatus
29 9,070,609 Solid-state imaging device, manufacturing method thereof, and electronic apparatus
30 9,070,601 Display device, electro-optical element driving method and electronic equipment
31 9,070,462 Memory element and memory apparatus with a plurality of magnetic layers and an oxide layer
32 9,070,441 Non-volatile memory system with reset verification mechanism and method of operation thereof
33 9,070,414 Playback apparatus, playback method, program, recording medium, and data structure
34 9,070,333 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
35 9,070,228 Instanced hair database for use in a hair/fur pipeline
36 9,069,867 Resource management system, method and program for selecting candidate tag
37 9,069,538 Preventing dark current flow in a mobile terminal
38 9,069,490 Source device, communication system, method of controlling source device, and method of controlling sink device
39 9,069,457 Portable terminal
40 9,069,441 Method and apparatus for adjustment of game parameters based on measurement of user performance
41 9,069,230 Diaphragm unit, lens apparatus, and image pickup apparatus
42 9,069,208 Edge source illumination device for liquid crystal display with patterned electrodes for light guide modulation layer
43 9,068,946 Fine particle measuring apparatus
44 9,067,432 Printer apparatus and laminating method
45 9,067,315 Display control device, display control method, computer program product, and communication system
46 9,067,139 Controller for interfacing with a computing program using position, orientation, or motion
47 9,067,138 Playing browser based games with alternative controls and interfaces
48 9,066,682 Fundus imaging apparatus and fundus imaging method