Apple patent applications published on 14 February 2013

16 US patent applications published on 14 February 2013 and assigned to Apple

1 20130042074 Prefetch Unit
2 20130041903 Categorization of Digital Media Based on Media Characteristics
3 20130041647 METHOD FOR DISAMBIGUATING MULTIPLE READINGS IN LANGUAGE CONVERSION
4 20130041513 THERMAL MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES IN AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
5 20130040696 SINGLE USER INPUT MECHANISM FOR CONTROLLING ELECTRONIC DEVICE OPERATIONS
6 20130040536 FORCE-CONTROLLED SURFACE FINISHING THROUGH THE USE OF A PASSIVE MAGNETIC CONSTANT-FORCE DEVICE
7 20130040470 MAGNETIC INSERT AND RECEPTACLE FOR CONNECTOR SYSTEM
8 20130039601 Method and Apparatus for Managing Image-Processing Operations
9 20130039508 AUDIO JACK WITH INCLUDED MICROPHONE
10 20130039432 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MASKING VISUAL COMPRESSION ARTIFACTS IN DECODED VIDEO STREAMS
11 20130038771 IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE HAVING CONTINUOUS IMAGE CAPTURE
12 20130038740 DISPLAY LIGHT LEAKAGE
13 20130038615 LOW-POWER GPU STATES FOR REDUCING POWER CONSUMPTION
14 20130038609 Generating a Three-Dimensional Model Using a Portable Electronic Device Recording
15 20130038534 MOUSE WITH IMPROVED INPUT MECHANISMS USING TOUCH SENSORS
16 20130037318 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING HOLES THROUGH PORTIONS OF A HOUSING