Apple patents granted on 02 February 2016

35 US patents granted on 02 February 2016 and assigned to Apple

1 D748,622 Portable display device
2 D748,621 Electronic device
3 D748,606 Speaker stand
4 D748,527 Band attachment
5 9,253,904 Protective locking mechanism for device enclosure
6 9,253,815 Session suspend and resume using a transient binding option messaging
7 9,253,728 Operating geographic location systems
8 9,253,714 Scheduling prioritized network searches for a multi-mode communication device
9 9,253,688 Responding to a page message
10 9,253,664 Methods and apparatus for reducing call drop rate
11 9,253,600 Altitude estimation using a probability density function
12 9,253,373 Flare detection and mitigation in panoramic images
13 9,253,238 Device-initiated codec rate change during a voice call
14 9,252,481 Adjustable antenna structures for adjusting antenna performance in electronic devices
15 9,251,855 Efficient media processing
16 9,251,795 Adaptive audio codec selection during a communication session
17 9,251,773 System and method for determining an accent pattern for a musical performance
18 9,251,759 Reduction of contention between driver circuitry
19 9,251,643 Multimedia interface progression bar
20 9,251,506 User interfaces for content categorization and retrieval
21 9,251,431 Object-of-interest detection and recognition with split, full-resolution image processing pipeline
22 9,251,297 Semantic note taking system
23 9,251,255 Fast search in a music sharing environment
24 9,251,071 Concurrent inline cache optimization in accessing dynamically typed objects
25 9,250,956 Application interface on multiple processors
26 9,250,814 Command order re-sequencing in non-volatile memory
27 9,250,798 Device, method, and graphical user interface with a dynamic gesture disambiguation threshold
28 9,250,795 Embedded authentication systems in an electronic device
29 9,250,783 Toggle gesture during drag gesture
30 9,250,734 Proximity and multi-touch sensor detection and demodulation
31 9,250,700 System and method for virtual displays
32 9,250,697 Application programming interfaces for data parallel computing on multiple processors
33 9,250,665 GPU with dynamic performance adjustment
34 9,250,092 Map service with network-based query for search
35 9,250,091 Routing based on detected stops