Tuesday, July 31, 2012

2012-07-31 Newly Issued Apple Patents

  PAT. NO.   Title
1 D664,531 Full-Text Electronic device
2 8,234,692 Full-Text System and method for processing an upload of a program with export compliance information
3 8,234,572 Full-Text Remote access to advanced playlist features of a media player
4 8,234,564 Full-Text Transforms and animations of web-based content
5 8,234,558 Full-Text Adaptive artwork for bandwidth- and/or memory-limited devices
6 8,234,545 Full-Text Data storage with incremental redundancy
7 8,234,512 Full-Text Motion sensor data processing using various power management modes
8 8,234,392 Full-Text Methods and apparatuses for providing a hardware accelerated web engine
9 8,234,245 Full-Text Methods and systems for managing data
10 8,233,950 Full-Text Wireless portable device with reduced RF signal interference
11 8,233,789 Full-Text Dynamic exposure metering based on face detection
12 8,233,535 Full-Text Region-based processing of predicted pixels
13 8,233,366 Full-Text Context-based error indication methods and apparatus
14 8,233,109 Full-Text Portable computer display housing
15 8,233,078 Full-Text Auto focus speed enhancement using object recognition and resolution
16 8,233,026 Full-Text Scalable video encoding in a multi-view camera system
17 8,232,990 Full-Text Working with 3D objects
18 8,232,973 Full-Text Method, device, and graphical user interface providing word recommendations for text input
19 8,232,970 Full-Text Scan sequence generator
20 8,232,771 Full-Text Battery gas gauge reset mechanism
21 8,232,672 Full-Text Power adapters for powering and/or charging peripheral devices
22 8,230,553 Full-Text Hinge mechanism

Thursday, July 26, 2012

2012-07-26 Newly Published Apple Patent Applications

  PUB. APP. NO.Title
1 20120192005 SHARING A FAULT-STATUS REGISTER WHEN PROCESSING VECTOR INSTRUCTIONS
2 20120191957 PREDICTING A RESULT FOR AN ACTUAL INSTRUCTION WHEN PROCESSING VECTOR INSTRUCTIONS
3 20120191950 PREDICTING A RESULT FOR A PREDICATE-GENERATING INSTRUCTION WHEN PROCESSING VECTOR INSTRUCTIONS
4 20120191949 PREDICTING A RESULT OF A DEPENDENCY-CHECKING INSTRUCTION WHEN PROCESSING VECTOR INSTRUCTIONS
5 20120191944 PREDICTING A PATTERN IN ADDRESSES FOR A MEMORY-ACCESSING INSTRUCTION WHEN PROCESSING VECTOR INSTRUCTIONS
6 20120191694 GENERATION OF TOPIC-BASED LANGUAGE MODELS FOR AN APP SEARCH ENGINE
7 20120191664 COORDINATING SYNC POINTS BETWEEN A NON-VOLATILE MEMORY AND A FILE SYSTEM
8 20120190239 INTEGRATED NOISE REDUCTION CONNECTOR
9 20120189140 AUDIO-SHARING NETWORK
10 20120188406 REDUCED POWER CONSUMPTION FILTER
11 20120188402 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR COMPENSATING FOR VARIATIONS IN DIGITAL CAMERAS
12 20120188371 Stabilizing Directional Audio Input from a Moving Microphone Array
13 20120188268 DISPLAY COLOR CORRECTING SYSTEM
14 20120188255 Framework for Graphics Animation and Compositing Operations
15 20120188245 DISPLAY RESOLUTION INCREASE WITH MECHANICAL ACTUATION
16 20120188052 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SIMPLIFIED CONTROL OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

2012-07-24 Newly Issued Apple Patents

  PAT. NO.   Title
1 D664,144 Full-Text Electronic device
2 D664,093 Full-Text Power module
3 8,230,412 Full-Text Compatible trust in a computing device
4 8,230,403 Full-Text Typed-data translation for platform independence
5 8,230,366 Full-Text Dynamically changing cursor for user interface
6 8,230,360 Full-Text User interface for selection from media collection
7 8,230,358 Full-Text Defining motion in a computer system with a graphical user interface
8 8,230,300 Full-Text Efficient readout from analog memory cells using data compression
9 8,230,242 Full-Text Accessory power management
10 8,230,124 Full-Text Methods and systems to dynamically manage performance states in a data processing system
11 8,230,073 Full-Text Service templates for an IP multimedia subsystem
12 8,229,913 Full-Text Methods and systems for managing data
13 8,229,889 Full-Text Methods and systems for managing data
14 8,229,389 Full-Text Method for obtaining location information for emergency services in wireless multimedia networks
15 8,229,211 Full-Text Differential image enhancement
16 8,229,160 Full-Text Systems and methods for identifying objects and providing information related to identified objects
17 8,229,153 Full-Text Microphone packaging in a mobile communications device
18 8,229,019 Full-Text MIMO precoding enabling spatial multiplexing, power allocation and adaptive modulation and coding
19 8,228,887 Full-Text Cell identifier encoding and decoding methods and apparatus
20 8,228,835 Full-Text MIMO based network coding network
21 8,228,701 Full-Text Selective activation of programming schemes in analog memory cell arrays
22 8,228,406 Full-Text Adaptive lens shading correction
23 8,228,339 Full-Text Framework for graphics animation and compositing operations
24 8,228,305 Full-Text Method for providing human input to a computer
25 8,228,047 Full-Text Power converters having varied switching frequencies

Thursday, July 19, 2012

2012-07-19 Newly Published Apple Patent Applications

  PUB. APP. NO.Title
1 20120185879 DYNAMIC SERVICE DISCOVERY
2 20120185872 METHODS FOR MANAGING AUTHORITY DESIGNATION OF GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACES
3 20120185863 METHODS FOR RESTRICTING RESOURCES USED BY A PROGRAM BASED ON ENTITLEMENTS
4 20120185805 Presenting Visual Indicators of Hidden Objects
5 20120185800 Information Management with Non-Hierarchical Views
6 20120185789 Target Region for Removing Icons from Dock
7 20120185767 MODIFYING APPLICATION BEHAVIOR
8 20120185762 Saveless Documents
9 20120185716 CONSERVING POWER BY REDUCING VOLTAGE SUPPLIED TO AN INSTRUCTION-PROCESSING PORTION OF A PROCESSOR
10 20120185715 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FACILITATING DEVICE HIBERNATION
11 20120185700 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SUPPORTING JIT IN A SECURE SYSTEM WITH RANDOMLY ALLOCATED MEMORY RANGES
12 20120185683 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TAMPER-RESISTANT BOOTING
13 20120185521 LOCAL BACKUP
14 20120185518 FILE SYSTEM MANAGEMENT
15 20120185456 Information Management with Non-Hierarchical Views
16 20120185438 LOCAL BACKUP
17 20120185435 ORGANIZING VERSIONING ACCORDING TO PERMISSIONS
18 20120185434 DATA SYNCHRONIZATION
19 20120183165 REMOTELY UPDATING A HEARING AID PROFILE
20 20120183164 SOCIAL NETWORK FOR SHARING A HEARING AID SETTING
21 20120183159 MODE SWITCHING NOISE CANCELLATION FOR MICROPHONE-SPEAKER COMBINATIONS USED IN TWO WAY AUDIO COMMUNICATIONS
22 20120183152 WIRED HEADSET WITH INTEGRATED SWITCH
23 20120180619 TIME COMPRESSION/EXPANSION OF SELECTED AUDIO SEGMENTS IN AN AUDIO FILE

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

2012-07-17 Newly Issued Apple Patents

  PAT. NO.   Title
1 8,225,325 Full-Text Multi-dimensional thread grouping for multiple processors
2 8,225,228 Full-Text Collaborative media production
3 8,225,208 Full-Text Interactive frames for images and videos displayed in a presentation application
4 8,225,181 Full-Text Efficient re-read operations from memory devices
5 8,225,121 Full-Text Forced idle of a data processing system
6 8,225,100 Full-Text Hash functions using recurrency and arithmetic
7 8,225,079 Full-Text Accelerating system boot using a set of control data recorded by operating system during a first OS boot
8 8,225,061 Full-Text Method and apparatus for protected content data processing
9 8,225,035 Full-Text Systems and methods for operating a disk drive
10 8,224,972 Full-Text Invitation to bind to a device
11 8,224,927 Full-Text Protocol for remote user interface for portable media device with dynamic playlist management
12 8,224,918 Full-Text Data synchronization protocol
13 8,224,751 Full-Text Device-independent management of cryptographic information
14 8,224,661 Full-Text Adapting masking thresholds for encoding audio data
15 8,224,086 Full-Text Methods and apparatuses for restoring color and enhancing electronic images
16 8,223,986 Full-Text Electronic device and external equipment with digital noise cancellation and digital audio path
17 8,223,875 Full-Text Beamforming for non-collaborative, space division multiple access systems
18 8,223,845 Full-Text Multithread processing of video frames
19 8,223,483 Full-Text Dock with moveable connector for display device
20 8,223,482 Full-Text Portable hard drive and mounting structure for same
21 8,223,134 Full-Text Portable electronic device, method, and graphical user interface for displaying electronic lists and documents
22 8,223,082 Full-Text Slot antennas for electronic devices
23 8,223,077 Full-Text Multisector parallel plate antenna for electronic devices
24 8,222,773 Full-Text Power adapters for powering and/or charging peripheral devices
25 8,220,142 Full-Text Method of forming a housing component