Patent Number: 8,716,667

Title: Switching apparatus, switching method, and electronic device

Abstract: The present invention relates to a switching apparatus, a switching method, and an electronic device with which it is possible to detect whether or not a proximal object is a human skin.

Inventors: Mitani; Satoshi (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: G01N 21/01 (20060101); G01N 21/55 (20140101); G06K 9/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018