Stephen R Haddock, Michael J Harwood, Darrell R Scherbarth, Herb O Schneider: Distributed memory switching hub. Network Peripherals, Philip M Shaw Jr, Crosby Heafey Roach & May, January 16, 2001: US06175571 (750 worldwide citation)

A distributed memory switching hub interconnecting heterogeneous local area networks operating at different transmission speeds for receiving, storing and forwarding frames of data. The distributed memory switching hub employs a distributed memory architecture in which memory storage for frames of d ...

Koichi Tagawa, Atsushi Matsuzaki, Masakatsu Toyoshima, Yoshiyuki Kondo: Passenger service and entertainment system for supplying frequency-multiplexed video, audio, and television game software signals to passenger seat terminals. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, September 12, 1989: US04866515 (251 worldwide citation)

A service and entertainment system for transmitting video signals, audio signals and television game software signals from a central transmitting apparatus to each of a plurality of terminal units mounted at respective passenger seats in a passenger vehicle such as aircraft or the like, or at respec ...

Christopher A Pollard: Rear vision system for two-wheeled vehicles with movable handlebars. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, September 7, 1993: US05243417 (177 worldwide citation)

A rear vision system for vehicles, and more particularly to a system for providing a rider of a two-wheeled vehicle having movable handlebars the capability of seeing what is behind the vehicle while still facing forward.

Masayuki Miyagawa, Takao Itabashi, Hisafumi Yamada, Yoshio Osakabe: Home-bus-information system. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, January 29, 1991: US04989081 (158 worldwide citation)

A home-bus-information display system arranged such that the control status of each of a plurality of home apparatus can be monitored via home bus-lines and additively displayed over a video program on the picture screen of a television receiver to allow a viewer to monitor the control status of eac ...

Katsuhiko Ueno, Takayuki Sasaki, Koji Iijima, Masaaki Arai: Signal recording apparatus and method. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, October 11, 1988: US04777537 (152 worldwide citation)

Described is a method and a recording apparatus whereby audio and video signals can be recorded on a plurality of recording tracks on the same recording medium. A series of temporarily consecutive audio signals can be recorded across a plurality of tracks. On at least the audio track, information si ...

Takeshi Funahashi, Yoshikatsu Niwa: Optical disc apparatus. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, Limbach & Limbach, June 18, 1996: US05528571 (136 worldwide citation)

A disc driving apparatus using SSA (sector slipping algorithm) for defective sectors and LRA (linear replacement algorithm). This disc driving apparatus is simple in arrangement and can reproduce data at high speed in a simple processing on the basis of attribute data representing whether a defectiv ...

Yasuaki Maeda, Ryo Ando, Hideki Nagashima: Apparatus for recording compressed digital information to an optical disc. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, June 29, 1993: US05224087 (130 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for recording compressed digitized information to an optical disc by reading the digital data into a memory for transient storage. The digital input data thus written into the memory are sequentially read out of the memory and into an encoder at a transfer rate faster than the input tra ...

Yoshisada Okayasu, Toshiyuki Yamauchi, Akinari Mori, Naoki Kamaya, Naoki Okayama, Takanori Maruichi, Junichi Iwasawa, Yukio Yamada, Renjiro Okano: Video camera modular accessory apparatus. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, February 23, 1993: US05189520 (118 worldwide citation)

An adapter pack is constructed so that it can be connected to a video camera via the site via which the battery pack is normally connected. The adapter pack is itself provided with a mounting site on which the battery pack can be connected. This construction allows the adapter pack to be operatively ...

Hidekazu Tanaka: Apparatus and method for inputting data. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, Charles P Sammut, November 30, 1993: US05266931 (118 worldwide citation)

A data input apparatus comprising a pen for selectively indicating and inputting desired data; a display unit for displaying an image of the input data; a tablet for obtaining coordinate data by indicating with the pen the position corresponding to a predetermined portion of a pattern displayed on t ...

Hirohisa Takada: Card having retroreflective bar codes and a magnetic stripe. Sony Corporation, Philip M Shaw Jr, August 17, 1993: US05237164 (115 worldwide citation)

A card having retroreflective bar codes is comprised of a card substrate on which there are provided a first information recording portion formed of a retroreflective material portion of a predetermined pattern and a second information recording portion which can be read out from a nearby place. Als ...