Patent Number: 8,792,825

Title: Terminal apparatus and communication method, information processing apparatus and method, non-transitory storing medium storing program, and information processing system

Abstract: A terminal apparatus includes: a scan processing unit that scans for wireless communication apparatuses that are present in a range within which wireless communication is possible; a list generation unit that generates a list of the wireless communication apparatuses that are detected by the scan by the scan processing unit; a transmission unit that transmits the list that is generated by the list generation unit to an information processing apparatus; and a reception unit that receives connection destination related information that relates to a connection destination, which is transmitted from the information processing apparatus based on a comparison result of the list and the list from another terminal apparatus.

Inventors: Miyabayashi; Naoki (Tokyo, JP), Nakatsuru; Tsutomu (Tokyo, JP), Itoh; Daisuke (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: H04B 5/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018