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Kenji Komori: Signal transmission device, electronic device, and signal transmission method. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, November 3, 2015: US09178504 (51 worldwide citation)

A signal transmission device includes: at least one of a first communication device that transmits a control signal as a wireless signal and a second communication device that receives the wireless signal transmitted from the first communication device to reproduce the control signal, wherein the wi ...


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Kenta Yamamoto, Takayuki Ito, Takeshi Miyazaki, Hidetoshi Ito: Active material, electrode, secondary battery, battery pack, electric vehicle, electric power storage system, electric power tool, and electronic apparatus. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, February 16, 2016: US09263744 (12 worldwide citation)

A secondary battery includes: a cathode; an anode; and an electrolytic solution. The anode includes a lithium composite oxide represented by following Formula (1), LiwZnxSnyMzO4  (1) where M is one or more of Co, Mg, Ni, Ca, Al, Ti, V, Cr, Mn, Fe, Cu, and Ag; and w to z satisfy 0.3≦w≦1, 0.3≦x≦1, 0.8 ...


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Hiroto Kawaguchi, Yutaka Wada: Capacitive touchscreen sensor apparatus and display apparatus. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, January 5, 2016: US09229587 (11 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus includes a first member, a second member, and a detection mechanism. The second member is relatively movable in a first direction with respect to the first member. The detection mechanism includes an elastic member arranged between the first member and the second member, a support ...


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Mitsuyuki Hatanaka, Toru Chinen: Sound processing apparatus, method, and program. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, March 22, 2016: US09294062 (10 worldwide citation)

The present technique relates to a sound processing apparatus, a method, and a program capable of alleviating degradation of the quality of sound in a case where the gain of a sound signal is amplified. When equalizer processing for adjusting the gain of each frequency band of an input signal on the ...


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Takeshi Ohashi, Kohtaro Sabe: Information processing device, method, and program. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, May 10, 2016: US09336610 (9 worldwide citation)

An information processing device includes a face detection unit that detects a face area from a target image, a feature point detection unit that detects a feature point of the detected face area, a determination unit that determines an attention area that is an area to which attention is paid in th ...


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Takaaki Saeki, Yukiyoshi Hirose: Playback control apparatus, playback control method, and medium for playing a program including segments generated using speech synthesis and segments not generated using speech synthesis. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, October 13, 2015: US09159313 (7 worldwide citation)

A playback control apparatus includes a playback controller configured to control playback of first content and second content. The first content is to output first sound which is generated based on text information using speech synthesis processing. The second content is to output second sound whic ...


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Masaru Iki: Display control device, display control method, program, and recording medium. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, February 23, 2016: US09270901 (6 worldwide citation)

Various aspects of a method and a system for displaying a plurality of auxiliary images with different compositions together with a predetermined image acquired through an imaging unit are disclosed herein. The plurality of auxiliary images are generated based on the predetermined image. Information ...


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Tomoyuki Asano, Shiho Moriai, Yohei Kawamoto, Masakazu Ukita, Yu Tanaka, Asami Yoshida, Masanobu Katagi, Seiichi Matsuda: Apparatus and method for managing power of an electronic appliance. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, July 21, 2015: US09085241 (6 worldwide citation)

There is provided a power management apparatus including: a managed appliance registering unit carrying out authentication on an electronic appliance connected to a power network and registering an electronic appliance for which the authentication has succeeded as a managed appliance, a control unit ...


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Eisuke Nomura, Ryouhei Yasuda, Kazuyuki Yamamoto: Control apparatus, control method, program, input signal receiving apparatus, operation input apparatus, and input system for performing processing with input units on different surfaces. Sony Corporation, Hazuki International, November 3, 2015: US09176578 (6 worldwide citation)

There is provided a control apparatus including an input signal receiving unit that receives a first input signal generated in accordance with an operation on a first operation receiving unit provided on a first surface of an operation input apparatus and a second input signal generated in accordanc ...


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Hirotaka Suzuki, Masato Ito: Information processing device, information processing method and program. SONY CORPORATION, Hazuki International, March 8, 2016: US09280709 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an information processing device, an information processing method, and a program capable of easily adding an annotation to content. A feature amount extracting unit 21 extracts an image feature amount of each frame of an image of learning content and extracts word f ...