Patents by Inventor Yujin Morisawa

Yujin Morisawa has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210303038
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus includes an apparatus main body having a first external surface that faces a first direction and a first side surface that faces a second direction orthogonal to the first direction, and a first exterior panel curved at least partly, in which the first exterior panel covers the first external surface and is attached to the first external surface, and the first exterior panel has, at an end portion of the first exterior panel, a first projecting portion beyond a position of the first side surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Yujin MORISAWA, Kazutaka ETO, Yasuhiro OOTORI, Yuta TAMAKI, Toshihiro UEDA
  • Publication number: 20210303039
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus includes an apparatus main body having a first external surface that faces a first direction and a first side surface that faces a second direction orthogonal to the first direction, and a first exterior panel curved at least partly, in which the first exterior panel covers the first external surface and is attached to the first external surface, and the first exterior panel has, at an end portion of the first exterior panel, a first projecting portion beyond a position of the first side surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2021
    Publication date: September 30, 2021
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Yujin MORISAWA, Kazutaka ETO, Yasuhiro OOTORI, Yuta TAMAKI, Toshihiro UEDA
  • Publication number: 20210220729
    Abstract: A controller includes: a frame having an annular shape, defining an annular axis extending in an extension direction and a central axis, about which the annular axis extends; a first operating member that is located on the frame; and a second operating member that is located on the frame. The frame includes an interior space defining a circular space when viewed along the central axis, the first operating member is disposed on the frame on one side of central axis, and the second operating member is disposed on the frame on an opposite side of the central axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 7, 2021
    Publication date: July 22, 2021
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Tetsunori Nakayama, Akichika Tanaka, Masaki Hanzawa, Yujin Morisawa, Alexis Andre
  • Patent number: 11000760
    Abstract: Proposed is a controller which can suppress an amount of protrusion of an operation member from an external surface of a chassis while operability of the operation member is maintained. A controller including a chassis, and an operation member which is slidable along an extension direction of the chassis with a predetermined position as a reference, and is rotatable in a circumferential direction of the chassis with the predetermined position as the reference, and at least a part of which is fitted into a recess section provided in an external surface of the chassis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Tetsunori Nakayama, Akichika Tanaka, Masaki Hanzawa, Yujin Morisawa, Alexis Andre
  • Publication number: 20190314721
    Abstract: Proposed is a controller which can suppress an amount of protrusion of an operation member from an external surface of a chassis while operability of the operation member is maintained. A controller including a chassis, and an operation member which is slidable along an extension direction of the chassis with a predetermined position as a reference, and is rotatable in a circumferential direction of the chassis with the predetermined position as the reference, and at least a part of which is fitted into a recess section provided in an external surface of the chassis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Applicant: Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.
    Inventors: Tetsunori Nakayama, Akichika Tanaka, Masaki Hanzawa, Yujin Morisawa, Alexis Andre
  • Patent number: 10002643
    Abstract: A reproducing apparatus is disclosed. The reproducing apparatus includes a reproducing section, a notifying section, and a notification controlling section. The reproducing section reproduces content data. The notifying section notifies a user that there are content data correlated with content data reproduced by the reproducing section. The notification controlling section determines whether content data correlated with content data reproduced by the reproducing section have been retrieved and controls the notifying section to notify the user that there are the correlated content data when the correlated content data have been retrieved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: Sony Corporation
    Inventors: Yujin Morisawa, Takashi Kinouchi, Hideo Tsukazaki, Takeshi Ozawa
  • Patent number: 9261906
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a first body, a second body, and a linking mechanism. The first body includes an input unit on an input side of the first body. The second body includes a display on a display side of the second body. The linking mechanism is configured to link the first body and the second body such that the first body and the second body can be switched between four different modes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kiyokuni Arima, Yujin Morisawa
  • Publication number: 20150002998
    Abstract: An apparatus includes a first body, a second body, and a linking mechanism. The first body includes an input unit on an input side of the first body. The second body includes a display on a display side of the second body. The linking mechanism is configured to link the first body and the second body such that the first body and the second body can be switched between four different modes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2013
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicant: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Kiyokuni Arima, Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D759007
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2016
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Ryo Yamamoto, Yohei Fukuma, Yujin Morisawa, Toru Karashima
  • Patent number: D790500
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: Sony Mobile Communications Inc.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D827641
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D835169
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: SONY MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D872768
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: SONY CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yujin Morisawa, Kunihito Sawai, Kenichi Okada
  • Patent number: D886200
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D906427
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D906428
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D906429
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventors: Yujin Morisawa, Yasuhiro Ootori
  • Patent number: D929397
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D932552
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa
  • Patent number: D932553
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: SONY INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT INC.
    Inventor: Yujin Morisawa