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Machio Yamagishi, Akira Yumoto: Active matrix type display apparatus and drive circuit thereof. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, December 31, 2002: US06501466 (380 worldwide citation)

Each of picture elements comprises an input transistor for accepting a signal current from a data line when a scanning line is selected, a conversion transistor for converting the signal current into a voltage and for holding thus converted voltage, and a drive transistor for driving a light emittin ...


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Akira Yumoto: Current drive circuit and display device using the same, pixel circuit, and drive method. Sony Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLL, Ronald P Kananen, February 22, 2005: US06859193 (371 worldwide citation)

A display including a current drive circuit capable of supplying a desired current to a light-emitting element in each pixel stably and accurately irrespective of the characteristic variations of active elements in the pixel, thereby providing a high-definition image. Each pixel is composed of a rec ...


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Kazuhiro Sato: Input apparatus. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, September 26, 1995: US05453758 (275 worldwide citation)

An input apparatus comprising one or more detectors for detecting a physical displacement of a given movement in space, an information generating device for generating position specifying information based on a detection result outputted from the detectors, and a transmitter for transmitting the pos ...


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Shun Kayama, Yasuhiro Kataoka: Drive unit using shape memory alloy. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, June 11, 2002: US06404098 (197 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a drive unit using a shape memory alloy including: a shape memory alloy member made from a shape memory alloy, the shape memory alloy member exhibiting superelasticity when being energized; a drive body connected to the shape memory alloy member, the drive body being moved from a ...


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Tetpei Yokota, Yoshihiro Machiguchi: Signal transmission system with quicker response and with parallel and serial outputs. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, June 14, 1994: US05321846 (193 worldwide citation)

A signal transmission system includes concentratedly arranged various kinds of electronic apparatus capable of transmitting information such as audio and/or video, and so forth. The system is provided with a main controller for controlling those apparatus and an auxiliary controller arranged in a pl ...


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Larry W Connor, Tracy McKeithan, David Lubin, Thomas Seuberling: Programmable emergency communication system including automatic dialer. AC Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, September 30, 1997: US05673304 (184 worldwide citation)

A programmable emergency communication system for dialing an emergency number, such as a number for a central station, a 911 exchange, or third parties, permits voice-to-voice communication between a home system and the called number. The home system automatically dials one of the stored telephone n ...


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Ichiro Fujiwara, Yutaka Hayashi: Nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and writing and erasing method of the same. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, Rader Fishman & Grauer, December 7, 1999: US05999444 (178 worldwide citation)

A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device and writing method of the same having a planarly dispersed charge storing means, which improve the programming disturbance characteristic, wherein gate electrodes of a plurality of memory elements are connected to a plurality of word lines, source regions or ...


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Richard Gioscia, Yumi Sonoda, Jan Christoph Zoels: Personal music device with a graphical display for contextual information. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Ronald P Kananen Esq, Radar Fishman & Grauer PLLC, July 16, 2002: US06421305 (167 worldwide citation)

An audio system for playing recordings of audio programming includes a relatively large display device on which contextual information about the audio programming may be displayed. The contextual information is recorded on the same recording medium as the audio programming and may include any textua ...


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Kyoya Tsutsui: Information furnishing and collection system. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, April 8, 1997: US05619570 (166 worldwide citation)

An information furnishing and collection system which allows rapid furnishing of information and flexible payment of a charge and collects information regarding a reaction of a user while enhancing the security of information management is disclosed. Inputting to an information recording and reprodu ...


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Kouji Hirairi: Logic circuit and full adder using the same. Sony Corporation, Ronald P Kananen, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, March 2, 2004: US06700405 (166 worldwide citation)

A logic circuit capable of suppressing occurrence of wraparound of signals, capable of reducing power consumption, and in addition achieving a reduction of a circuit scale and an improvement of an operating speed and a full adder using the same, wherein provision is made of an exclusive-OR generatio ...