Apple patent applications published on 21 July 2011

20 US patent applications published on 21 July 2011 and assigned to Apple

1 20110179483 METHODS FOR HANDLING A FILE ASSOCIATED WITH A PROGRAM IN A RESTRICTED PROGRAM ENVIRONMENT
2 20110179403 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ANNOTATION-DRIVEN FUNCTION INLINING
3 20110179388 Techniques And Systems For Enhancing Touch Screen Device Accessibility Through Virtual Containers And Virtually Enlarged Boundaries
4 20110179351 AUTOMATICALLY CONFIGURING WHITE SPACE AROUND AN OBJECT IN A DOCUMENT
5 20110179350 AUTOMATICALLY PLACING AN ANCHOR FOR AN OBJECT IN A DOCUMENT
6 20110179345 AUTOMATICALLY WRAPPING TEXT IN A DOCUMENT
7 20110179281 HASH FUNCTION USING A QUASI-GROUP OPERATION
8 20110179194 METHODS FOR HANDLING REMOVAL OF MEDIA STORAGE DEVICES
9 20110179192 DISTRIBUTING AND SYNCHRONIZING OBJECTS
10 20110179163 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDLING A NETWORK CONNECTION
11 20110179153 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR IDLING A NETWORK CONNECTION
12 20110178896 ON-DEVICE OFFLINE PURCHASES USING CREDITS
13 20110178697 POINT OF INTEREST BASED DIRECTIONS IN A MAPPING APPLICATION
14 20110177300 DICHROIC GLASS FOR COSMETIC APPEAL IN AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE
15 20110175915 VISUALLY-ASSISTED MIXING OF AUDIO USING A SPECTRAL ANALYZER
16 20110175902 MULTILAYER DISPLAY DEVICE
17 20110175821 Virtual Drafting Tools
18 20110175813 PIEZO-BASED ACOUSTIC AND CAPACITIVE DETECTION
19 20110175805 MOTION CONTROLLABLE DUAL DISPLAY PORTABLE MEDIA DEVICE
20 20110174515 SPACER FOR USE IN A FLAT CABLE