Sony Group had 34 patents in ecommerce during Q1 2024. Sony Group Corp’s patents in Q1 2024 focus on information processing devices for haptic stimuli distribution, authentication accuracy improvement through light projection, validation of real-world objects for metaverse use, and presenting content creation references to creators based on consumer status information. GlobalData’s report on Sony Group gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

Sony Group grant share with ecommerce as a theme is 50% in Q1 2024. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Recent Patents

Application: Information processing device, information processing method, program, and information processing system (Patent ID: US20240028123A1)

The patent filed by Sony Group Corp. describes an information processing device that acquires control commands from a first user to generate haptic stimuli for presentation units worn by multiple second users. The device includes acquisition units, generation units, and distribution units to facilitate the transmission of haptic control signals to designated users based on user inputs. The system allows for the customization of haptic stimuli forms and intensities, as well as the distribution of images of users to display devices for enhanced user interaction.

Furthermore, the patent outlines various methods for user interaction, such as designating haptic presentation devices through touch panel operations, image selection, or voice commands. The system also enables the distribution of haptic control signals to devices held by third users, adjusting signals based on device functions, and combining signals for synchronized haptic experiences. Additionally, the patent includes provisions for acquiring input information from other devices, distributing predetermined images to users, and utilizing databases for generating haptic control signals. Overall, the patent presents a comprehensive system for personalized and interactive haptic experiences among multiple users.

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