Apple patent applications published on 18 December 2008

18 US patent applications published on 18 December 2008 and assigned to Apple

1 20080313358 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR COMMUNICATING WITH AN EMBEDDED CONTROLLER WITHIN A COMPUTING DEVICE
2 20080313292 Threaded Presentation of Electronic Mail
3 20080310305 Interruption control
4 20080309634 Multi-touch skins spanning three dimensions
5 20080309633 Touch-sensitive display
6 20080309632 Pinch-throw and translation gestures
7 20080309631 Integrated multi-touch surface having varying sensor granularity
8 20080309630 Techniques for reducing jitter for taps
9 20080309629 Bottom up watershed dataflow method and region-specific segmentation based on historic data
10 20080309628 Detection of low noise frequencies for multiple frequency sensor panel stimulation
11 20080309627 Integrated in-plane switching
12 20080309626 Speed/positional mode translations
13 20080309625 Multiple simultaneous frequency detection
14 20080309624 Mode sensitive processing of touch data
15 20080309623 Touch screens with transparent conductive material resistors
16 20080309622 Periodic sensor autocalibration and emulation by varying stimulus level
17 20080309511 Selectively adjustable icons for assisting users of an electronic device
18 20080309313 Systems and methods for providing device-to-device handshaking through a power supply signal