Apple patents granted on 04 September 2012

26 US patents granted on 04 September 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D666,409 Electronic device holder
2 8,261,246 Method and system for dynamically populating groups in a developer environment
3 8,261,209 Updating content display based on cursor position
4 8,261,197 Methods and systems for managing to do items or notes or electronic messages
5 8,261,191 Multi-point representation
6 8,261,186 Methods for efficient cluster analysis
7 8,261,159 Data scrambling schemes for memory devices
8 8,261,026 Application cache population from peer application
9 8,260,877 Variant streams for real-time or near real-time streaming to provide failover protection
10 8,260,640 Systems and methods for providing context-based movie information
11 8,260,337 System and method for peer-to-peer communication in cellular systems
12 8,260,320 Location specific content
13 8,260,079 Video acquisition with processing based on ancillary data
14 8,259,881 Interference-weighted communication signal processing systems and methods
15 8,259,737 Enhanced encapsulation mechanism using GRE protocol
16 8,259,659 Apparatus and methods for managing access and update requests in a wireless network
17 8,259,652 Location-based network detection
18 8,259,506 Database of memory read thresholds
19 8,259,497 Programming schemes for multi-level analog memory cells
20 8,259,444 Highly portable media device
21 8,259,198 System and method for detecting and correcting defective pixels in an image sensor
22 8,259,139 Use of on-chip frame buffer to improve LCD response time by overdriving
23 8,259,078 Touch screen liquid crystal display
24 8,259,017 Hybrid antennas for electronic devices
25 8,257,075 Carbon composite mold design
26 8,256,913 Housing for a computing device