Thursday, June 16, 2011

2011-06-16 Newly Published Apple Patent Applications

 

Title
1 20110145863 PUSHING A GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE TO A REMOTE DEVICE WITH DISPLAY RULES PROVIDED BY THE REMOTE DEVICE
2 20110145752 Interactive Image Thumbnails
3 20110145004 BITRATE CONSTRAINED VARIABLE BITRATE AUDIO ENCODING
4 20110144244 HALOGEN-FREE FLAME RETARDANT MATERIAL
5 20110143805 METHOD AND APPARATUS TO IMPROVE THE ROBUSTNESS OF A WIRELESS COMMUNICATION LINK
6 20110142016 AD HOC NETWORKING BASED ON CONTENT AND LOCATION
7 20110141336 PHOTOCHROMATIC COATING FOR CONTROLLING LENS FLARE
8 20110141276 Proactive Security for Mobile Devices
9 20110141219 FACE DETECTION AS A METRIC TO STABILIZE VIDEO DURING VIDEO CHAT SESSION
10 20110141006 DETECTING DOCKING STATUS OF A PORTABLE DEVICE USING MOTION SENSOR DATA
11 20110140890 SHOE WEAR-OUT SENSOR, BODY-BAR SENSING SYSTEM, UNITLESS ACTIVITY ASSESSMENT AND ASSOCIATED METHODS

Of Note

The December 11, 2009 filing date of the lens flare application might be a clue regarding the timeframe in which Apple discovered camera problems with the early design of the white iPhone.

Former iPod SVP Tony Fadell is the fourth listed inventor on 2011014863.