Patent Number: 7,732,700

Title: Playback device, contents selecting method, contents distribution system, information processing device, contents transfer method, and storing medium

Abstract: A playback device includes a storing unit storing a contents database in which contents including at least music and tempo information indicating the tempo of the music are correlated with each other; a playback unit for performing playback of the contents; a tempo measuring unit for measuring an exercise tempo obtained along with the body movements of a user; a searching unit for searching contents from the contents database based on the information of the measured exercise tempo by the tempo measuring unit; and a contents selecting unit for selecting the contents searched by the searching unit as contents to be played by the playback unit.

Inventors: Terauchi; Toshiro (Tokyo, JP), Sasaki; Toru (Tokyo, JP), Sakai; Yuichi (Kanagawa, JP), Takatsuka; Susumu (Tokyo, JP), Sako; Yoichiro (Tokyo, JP), Tamori; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP), Inoue; Makoto (Tokyo, JP), Shirai; Katsuya (Kanagawa, JP), Takai; Motoyuki (Tokyo, JP), Makino; Kenichi (Kanagawa, JP), Nakamura; Takatoshi (Kanagawa, JP), Komori; Akihiro (Tokyo, JP), Sano; Akane (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: G10H 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-06-08 0:00:00