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Ryuichi Iwamura: PLC breaker bridge. Sony Corporation, Sony Corporation, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, December 9, 2008: US07463877 (157 worldwide citation)

In accordance with certain embodiments consistent with the invention, a power line communication (PLC) bridge circuit, consistent with certain embodiments, has a first coupler that couples data signals to and from a main power line circuit. A second coupler couples data signals to and from a branch ...


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Andrew M Proehl, Jan Christoph Zoels, Anne Hyan Jin Kim, Yutaka Hasegawa: Modal display, smooth scroll graphic user interface and remote command device suitable for efficient navigation and selection of dynamic data/options presented within an audio/visual system. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Jerry A Miller, Miller Patent Services, February 10, 2004: US06690391 (149 worldwide citation)

The efficient and intuitive presentation, navigation, and selection of AV information in a graphical user interface (GUI) displayed on a display apparatus of an AV system. Related AV information is organized as items within lists that correspond to various navigable fields of a status bar of the GUI ...


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Behram DaCosta: Portable video programs. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, March 18, 2008: US07344084 (134 worldwide citation)

A method for providing portable delivery of television programs to a portable wireless device (PWD) consistent with certain embodiments involves transmitting a request from the PWD to a television receiver system, the request comprising a request for electronic program guide (EPG) information relati ...


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Jaime A Siegel: Portable music player with pay per play usage and method for purchase of credits for usage. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, December 13, 2005: US06974076 (128 worldwide citation)

A portable content playback device that includes the ability to accept a media with electronic playback credits, i.e. a smart card, that is pre-loaded with credits. Alternatively, the device may have internal memory that is capable of storing electronic credits. Consequently, when a user plays the c ...


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Brant L Candelore, Robert Allan Unger, Leo M Pedlow Jr, Gregory Mirsky, Mark Kenneth Eyer: Elementary stream partial encryption. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, October 17, 2006: US07124303 (126 worldwide citation)

An encryption arrangement for multiple encryption of television programs. A system according to embodiments of the present invention multiple encrypts only a portion of the data required for full presentation of a television program to permit coexistence of multiple conditional access encryption sys ...


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Brant L Candelore: Content distribution for multiple digital rights management. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, October 10, 2006: US07120250 (125 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for enabling use of multiple digital rights management scenarios (DRM). Unencrypted data representing digital content is examined to identify at least segments of content for encryption. The identified segments of content are duplicated and then encrypted using a first encrypt ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Robert P Ellis: Method, system, and structure for disabling a communication device during the occurrence of one or more predetermined conditions. Sony Electronics, Sony Corporation, Jerry A Miller, Miller Patent Services, February 3, 2004: US06687497 (121 worldwide citation)

A small transmitter built into the electric system of an environment, either stationary or potentially mobile, transmits a weak RF field capable of at least partially disabling a communication device in response to receiving a trigger signal. The trigger signal is generated by the electric system in ...


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Robert Allan Unger, Brant L Candelore, Leo M Pedlow Jr: Decoding and decryption of partially encrypted information. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, October 24, 2006: US07127619 (115 worldwide citation)

An encryption arrangement for multiple encryption of television programs. A system according to embodiments of the present invention multiple encrypts only a portion of the data required for full presentation of a television program to permit coexistence of multiple conditional access encryption sys ...


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Adrian Parvulescu, Robert P Ellis: Medical image processing system. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Jerry A Miller, Miller Patent Services, January 13, 2004: US06678764 (106 worldwide citation)

A medical image archiving system and method. A medical image archiving system receives analog NTSC or PAL video from a medical imaging device and converts it to a digital format for storage. The storage can be via local hard disc drive, or CD writer, or other optical storage medium, or via Local or ...


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Robert Allan Unger, Robert L Hardacker, Christopher Jensen Read: Coax core insulator waveguide. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Miller Patent Services, Jerry A Miller, March 29, 2011: US07915980 (101 worldwide citation)

A communication device consistent with certain implementations has a coaxial cable having length and first and second ends. The coaxial cable further has a central conductor, a dielectric insulator surrounding the central conductor, and an electric shield conductor surrounding the dielectric insulat ...