Patent Number: 8,823,541

Title: Bezel illumination for digital devices

Abstract: First, a user may select an illumination color for a bezel framing a display of an electronics device. Second, the illumination of a digital picture frame may be established based on sensed motion nearby and/or ambient light. Third, the color of a user interface presented on a display can be established to match the color of the room in which the display is disposed, as indicated by colorimetry from a camera.

Inventors: Hardacker; Robert (Escondido, CA), Friedlander; Steven (San Diego, CA), Calderon; Rafael (San Diego, CA), Richman; Steven (San Diego, CA)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: G08B 5/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018