Apple patent applications published on 15 December 2011

17 US patent applications published on 15 December 2011 and assigned to Apple

1 20110307902 ASSIGNING TASKS IN A DISTRIBUTED SYSTEM
2 20110307873 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENTROPY POOL VERIFICATION
3 20110307385 CONTENT CONVERSION TRACKING
4 20110307084 DETECTING IF AN AUDIO STREAM IS MONOPHONIC OR POLYPHONIC
5 20110305875 ELECTRONIC DEVICE ASSEMBLY
6 20110304984 BATTERY ASSEMBLY FOR BATTERY POWERED PORTABLE DEVICES
7 20110304976 COOLING ARRANGEMENT FOR SMALL FORM FACTOR DESKTOP COMPUTER
8 20110304974 REMOVABLE HARD DRIVE IN A SMALL FORM FACTOR DESK TOP COMPUTER
9 20110304973 SILICONE BARRIER FOR DRIVE WINDOW
10 20110304972 SMALL FORM FACTOR DESK TOP COMPUTER
11 20110304968 INTERNAL ELECTRONICS OF A SMALL FORM FACTOR DESK TOP COMPUTER
12 20110304847 Ambient Light Sensor
13 20110304597 Low power backlight for display
14 20110304485 Legend Highlighting
15 20110303741 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR LOCATING AN ACCESSORY AND AN APPLICATION FOR USE WITH A USER DEVICE
16 20110303521 NARROW KEY SWITCH
17 20110303358 MANUFACTURING FIXTURES FOR SMALL FORM FACTOR DESKTOP COMPUTER