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Pierre Guillaume Raverdy, Nigel A J Davies, Oliver D Storz, Christos Efstratiou: System and method to support gaming in an electronic network. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, April 26, 2005: US06884162 (112 worldwide citation)

A system and method to support electronic gaming in an electronic network includes an event server that provides restricted access to various types of game services. One or more system users may utilize corresponding wireless portable user devices for connecting to the event server to thereby gain a ...


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Klaus Zimmermann: System and method for effectively performing an audio/video synchronization procedure. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, October 10, 2006: US07120168 (38 worldwide citation)

A system and method for effectively performing an audio/video synchronization procedure in a receiver device may preferably include a demultiplexer configured to recover elementary bitstreams from a multiplexed bitstream. The demultiplexer may also preferably extract decode timestamps and output tim ...


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Andreas Schwager: Method to control a network device in a network comprising several devices. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, March 14, 2006: US07013339 (32 worldwide citation)

A method to control a network device in a network comprising several devices includes a first controller that operates to prevent another controller from performing an unwanted overtaking of a network device that is currently controlled by the first controller. In one embodiment, the first controlle ...


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Clay H Fisher, Eric D Edwards, Michael W Blasgen: System and method for creating still images by utilizing a video camera device. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, November 7, 2006: US07133068 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method for creating still images by utilizing a video camera comprises a cradle device that transports the video camera across a target object during a scanning procedure that captures and stores video data. During the scanning procedure, a motion detector captures and provides scan mot ...


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Takako Miyazaki, Eric D Edwards: System and method for efficiently performing data transfer operations. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, July 3, 2007: US07240099 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method for efficiently performing data transfer operations includes a source device for providing transfer data through a communication path or network to a destination device. The source device has a transfer manager that determines various transfer parameters including a transfer data ...


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David V James, Glen D Stone: System and method for efficiently performing scheduling operations in an electronic device. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, August 9, 2005: US06928646 (24 worldwide citation)

A system and method for efficiently performing scheduling operations in an electronic device comprises an allocation manager that initially evaluates a task scheduling request based upon certain request parameters. The request parameters may include a resource requirement and an execution interval. ...


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Pierre Guillaume Raverdy, Nigel A J Davies, Oliver D Storz, Christos Efstratiou: System and method for effectively providing user information from a user device. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, February 17, 2009: US07493368 (24 worldwide citation)

A system and method for effectively providing user information from a user device includes an event server that provides restricted access to various types of event content information and services related to a particular event or user community. A wireless portable user device may provide an access ...


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Eric D Edwards, Clay Fisher: System and method for capturing adjacent images by utilizing a panorama mode. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, May 13, 2008: US07373017 (23 worldwide citation)

A system and method for capturing adjacent images includes an imaging device with a panorama manager that performs various procedures to manipulate one or more image parameters that correspond to adjacent frames of captured image data. An image-stitching software program may then produce a cohesive ...


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Pingshan Li: System and method for effectively extracting facial feature information. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Gregory J Koerner, Redwood Patent Law, July 3, 2007: US07239726 (22 worldwide citation)

A system and method for effectively extracting facial feature information from image data may include a facial feature detector configured to generate facial feature information. The facial feature detector may perform an eye-area vertical projection procedure for generating eye information and eyeb ...


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Jayakumar Krishnasamy, Elke Wiggeshoff: System and method for dynamically grouping messaging buddies in an electronic network. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Redwood Patent Law, Gregory J Koerner, March 31, 2009: US07512653 (21 worldwide citation)

A system and method for dynamically grouping messaging buddies in an electronic network may include a user device that communicates with a server device in the electronic network for transmitting message information to one or more selected buddy devices in the electronic network. The server device m ...



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