Apple patents granted on 04 March 2014

36 US patents granted on 04 March 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 8,667,540 Web-based video broadcasting system having multiple channels
2 8,667,422 Graphical user interface with location-specific interface elements
3 8,667,418 Object stack
4 8,667,415 Web widgets
5 8,667,389 Transforming a hierarchical data structure according to requirements specified in a transformation template
6 8,667,308 Dynamic voltage dithering
7 8,667,301 Obfuscating transformations on data array content and addresses
8 8,667,198 Methods and systems for time keeping in a data processing system
9 8,667,128 Collecting information regarding electronic aging of products
10 8,667,105 Systems and methods facilitating relocatability of devices between networks
11 8,667,079 Shared access to a local device
12 8,667,023 General purpose data container method and apparatus for implementing AV/C descriptors
13 8,666,368 Wireless network authentication apparatus and methods
14 8,666,367 Remotely locating and commanding a mobile device
15 8,666,366 Device activation and access
16 8,666,328 Wireless circuitry with reduced harmonic interference
17 8,666,222 Video encoding
18 8,666,034 Audio call screening for hosted voicemail systems
19 8,665,870 Method and apparatus for handling push messages
20 8,665,862 Performing cross-domain deregistration
21 8,665,240 Degree of freedom extraction from multiple contacts
22 8,665,236 Electronic device with wrap around display
23 8,665,225 Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for interpreting a finger gesture
24 8,665,217 Multi-button mouse
25 8,665,164 Multiband handheld electronic device slot antenna
26 8,665,160 Antenna, shielding and grounding
27 8,665,148 Global positioning system receiver with phase offset compensation
28 8,665,045 Accessory device with magnetic attachment
29 8,665,044 Cover for an electronic device
30 8,664,793 On-demand generation of electricity from stored wind energy
31 8,664,656 Devices and methods for embedding semiconductors in printed circuit boards
32 8,664,548 Touch controller with improved diagnostics calibration and communications support
33 8,663,806 Techniques for marking a substrate using a physical vapor deposition material
34 8,662,943 Thermal control arrangement for a data processing system
35 8,662,934 Simplified connector receptacles
36 8,662,925 High-speed card connector having wide power contact