Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Searching: sony





Search by keyword, patent number, inventor, assignee, city or state:




Patent # Description
US-8,985,451 Communication apparatus, communication method, and program
A communication apparatus performing communication in a noncontact manner is provided. The communication apparatus includes a transmission control unit...
US-RE45,434 Information transmitting apparatus and method, information receiving apparatus and method, information...
An original blanking period of a video signal is shortened to a set blanking period, and audio data is multiplexed into a resulting superimposing period. Table...
US-RE45,433 Information transmitting apparatus and method, information receiving apparatus and method, information...
An original blanking period of a video signal is shortened to a set blanking period, and audio data is multiplexed into a resulting superimposing period. Table...
US-8,984,652 Transfer of digital rights management information
A device including a communication interface and processing logic is provided. The communication interface may receive digital rights management security...
US-8,984,578 Transmitting apparatus, power supply switching method for transmitting apparatus, receiving apparatus, and...
To simplify a power circuit of a transmitting apparatus (source equipment) connected to a receiving apparatus (sink equipment). Sink equipment 120 has a...
US-8,984,573 Receiving apparatus, display control method, broadcasting system, and computer program
Disclosed herein is a receiving apparatus including: a broadcast reception block; a network connection block; an operation input block; a display block; a...
US-8,984,555 Display device, program information display method in display device, receiving device, and signal transmission...
There is provided a display device including a signal receiving unit for receiving a video signal from an external device via a transmission path through a...
US-8,984,544 Disk conveying device
Provided is a disk conveying device including a conveying mechanism configured to convey a disk recording medium inside and outside a disk cartridge including a...
US-8,984,441 Dynamic update of a user interface based on collected user interactions
While a user is using the electronic device, user interaction information for keystrokes, button pushes, and activation of functional controls may be recorded....
US-8,984,324 Establishing clock speed for lengthy or non-compliant HDMI cables
A method whereby the frequency of the clock of an internal bus of a sink of High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) data is reduced, and possibly deep color...
US-8,984,072 System and method for providing recommendations to a user in a viewing social network
Method and systems are provided for initiating communication with a social networking server maintaining user information corresponding to a user, the user...
US-8,984,057 Methods and apparatuses for synchronizing and managing content over multiple devices
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses detect an active device configured to utilize content; identify the content and a current location of the...
US-8,984,053 Home network controller with remote user interface wrapper of discovered multimedia content
A home networked controller device leverages discovery and control services to improve interoperability between devices that share multimedia content by...
US-8,983,997 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
There is provided an information processing apparatus including a setting unit that sets a search character string, a searching unit that searches information...
US-8,983,892 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program
A probability function with highest likelihood is calculated based on data. A canonical distribution in statistical physics and a temperature parameter of the...
US-8,983,846 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program for providing feedback on a user...
Provided is an information processing apparatus including: a voice analysis unit which performs an analysis process for a user speech; and a data processing...
US-8,983,842 Apparatus, process, and program for combining speech and audio data
There is provided a speech processing apparatus including: a data obtaining unit which obtains music progression data defining a property of one or more time...
US-8,983,777 Information processing device, display control method, a program, and an information storage medium
Provided is an information processing device that provides a user with a trajectory of positions calculated by positioning unit in a user-friendly way without...
US-8,983,556 Determining a communication device to be used from one or more communication devices having a power save mode
A communication system is configured that includes a mobile terminal, one or more relay devices, and a base station for communicating with the mobile terminal...
US-8,983,399 Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same, in-millimeter-wave dielectric transmission device,...
Provided is an in-millimeter-wave dielectric transmission device. The in-millimeter-wave dielectric transmission device includes a semiconductor chip provided...
US-8,983,144 Content extracting device, content extracting method and program
An information processing apparatus that obtains intimacy degree information corresponding to identification information of a first person, specifies an...
US-8,983,110 Headphone device
A headphone device including a driver unit, and an ear-hook hanger of a loop shape that is integrated with the driver unit and supports an entire circumference...
US-8,983,062 Encryption processing device, encryption processing method, and programme
A cryptographic processing unit divides and inputs constituent bits of data to be subjected to data processing to lines, and repeatedly performs a data...
US-8,982,985 Pilot allocation in multi-carrier systems with frequency notching
A transmitting apparatus is provided for transmitting signals in a multi carrier system, in which pilot signals and data mapped on frequency carriers are...
US-8,982,959 Signal transmission apparatus, signal transmission method, signal reception apparatus, signal reception method,...
A signal transmission apparatus includes: a two-pixel sampling-out control section that maps pixel samples to video data regions; a line sampling-out control...
US-8,982,949 Method and apparatus for coding image information, method and apparatus for decoding image information, method...
A decoding method decodes a bit stream in an image decoding apparatus. The method includes receiving a weight parameter that is added to a luma quantization...
US-8,982,948 Video system with quantization matrix coding mechanism and method of operation thereof
A method of operation of a video system includes: generating a quantization matrix for a video input data, the quantization matrix having a corner seed and a...
US-8,982,946 Transcoding system using encoding history information
The present invention provides a transcoder having a MPEG decoder and a MPEG encoder, for changing a GOP structure and the bit rate of an encoded bitstream...
US-8,982,930 Communication apparatus, communication method, computer program, and communication system
Appropriate communication operation is performed by employing space division multiple access in which wireless resources on a space axis are shared by a...
US-8,982,920 Submount, submount assembly, and submount assembling method
A submount having a structure and a configuration resistant to an increase in manufacturing cost and a reduction in yields or reliability, and including an...
US-8,982,864 Base station, communication system, mobile terminal, and relay device for allocating uplink and downlink...
A base station including an allocation unit for allocating the downlink of the relay link or the access link and the downlink of the direct link to a resource...
US-8,982,751 Wireless communication device, wireless communication system, and wireless communication method for designating...
A wireless communication device including: a data processing unit configured to generate an RTS (Request To Send) packet including response timing information...
US-8,982,705 Transmission control apparatus and transmission control method
A transmission control apparatus includes: a communication unit communicating with each of communication apparatuses, which are included in a communication...
US-8,982,679 Playlist sharing methods and apparatus
A player device uses playlists having names of contents. Users can update the playlists via network. The player device includes a storage device for storing...
US-8,982,548 Apparatus opening and closing mechanism, and information apparatus
An apparatus opening and closing mechanism includes: a slide mechanism by which a first casing and a second casing are slidably connected to each other and...
US-8,982,454 Microscope and filter inserting method
A microscope includes a first imaging optical system that images light beams from a cell tissue sample, a second imaging optical system having a light beam...
US-8,982,437 Hologram recording film and method of manufacturing same, and image display apparatus
A hologram recording film manufacturing method includes the steps of obtaining a laminated structure by alternately laminating M (where M.gtoreq.2)...
US-8,982,283 Method and system for scanning television systems using a first quick scan and a second slower scan
A method of scanning television channels at initial setup. The method includes at a first power mode, automatically scanning for channels using a first scanning...
US-8,982,279 Transmission system, transmission apparatus, and transmission method for transmitting video data
An HDMI.RTM. source determines whether or not an HDMI.RTM. sink can receive a sub-signal based on VSDB of E-EDID. When the HDMI.RTM. sink can receive the...
US-8,982,278 Transmission system, transmission apparatus, and transmission method for transmitting video data
An HDMI.RTM. source determines whether or not an HDMI.RTM. sink can receive a sub-signal based on VSDB of E-EDID. When the HDMI.RTM. sink can receive the...
US-8,982,255 Image pickup including photoelectric conversion
An image pickup unit includes: an image pickup section including a plurality of pixels, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion device; and a...
US-8,982,248 Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes: an aberration amount generation unit that calculates an aberration amount of a different color component signal with...
US-8,982,240 Electronic apparatus, positioning device, information processing method, and program
An electronic apparatus includes: a reception unit that receives positioning information necessary for a positioning process from the outside; a determination...
US-8,982,219 Receiving device and camera system
A transmitting device in accordance with the present invention includes an encoding unit that converts an input video signal into encoded data and sends out the...
US-8,982,208 Monitoring system, image capturing apparatus, analysis apparatus, and monitoring method
Monitoring system is provided which includes an image capturing apparatus including a basic analysis section that performs analysis processing based on image...
US-8,982,190 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program for generating a three dimensional image to be...
There is provided an imaging element that photographs multiple viewing point images corresponding to images observed from different viewing points and an image...
US-8,982,161 Image data processing device, image data processing method, and program
There is provided an image data processing device including a display control unit for controlling display of an image on a display device, a decoding priority...
US-8,982,111 Light-emitting element and display device
A light-emitting element includes an emitting unit and a driving circuit configured to drive the emitting unit. The driving circuit includes a driving...
US-8,982,106 Display device with flexible substrate and method of controlling display device
A display device includes flexible substrate, a display unit including multiple light-emitting elements arranged at the substrate and configured to display an...
US-8,982,105 Ergonomic user interfaces and electronic devices incorporating same
An electronic device includes a housing that encloses a controller and/or other electronic components, a display viewable through a face of the housing that is...
← Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 | Next →

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.