Apple patents granted on 07 August 2012

39 US patents granted on 07 August 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D664,995 Electronic device
2 D664,994 Housing for an electronic device
3 8,239,867 Method and apparatus for implementing atomic FIFO
4 8,239,784 Mode-based graphical user interfaces for touch sensitive input devices
5 8,239,749 Procedurally expressing graphic objects for web pages
6 8,239,748 Media stream synchronization using device and host clocks
7 8,239,735 Memory Device with adaptive capacity
8 8,239,734 Efficient data storage in storage device arrays
9 8,239,709 Managing extrinsic processes
10 8,239,688 Securely recovering a computing device
11 8,239,638 Store handling in a processor
12 8,239,605 Communication between a host device and an accessory via an intermediate device
13 8,239,595 Communication between a media player and an accessory with an extended interface mode
14 8,239,504 Synchronization methods and systems
15 8,239,356 Methods and apparatuses for data protection
16 8,239,351 Methods and systems for managing permissions data
17 8,239,276 On-the-go shopping list
18 8,239,234 Freeform communication in calendaring system
19 8,239,153 Dynamic compass calibration in a portable device
20 8,238,977 Antenna systems with common overhead for CDMA base stations
21 8,238,971 Accessory detection to minimize interference with wireless communication
22 8,238,956 Adjusting power of a control channel based on a characteristic of a message in the control channel
23 8,238,894 Remote control of electronic devices
24 8,238,893 Techniques for controlling a portable media device having a radio frequency tuner
25 8,238,831 Wireless interference mitigation
26 8,238,811 Cross-transport authentication
27 8,238,608 Tracking workflow in manipulating media items
28 8,238,482 Techniques for improving channel estimation and tracking in a wireless communication system
29 8,238,460 Method and system for retransmitting data packets
30 8,238,157 Selective re-programming of analog memory cells
31 8,238,087 Display module
32 8,237,807 Image capturing device with touch screen for adjusting camera settings
33 8,237,723 Deferred deletion and cleanup for graphics resources
34 8,237,712 Manipulation of image content using various image representations
35 8,237,667 Phase compensation for multi-stimulus controller
36 8,237,506 Doherty amplifier and method for operation thereof
37 8,237,386 Methods and apparatuses for operating a data processing system
38 8,235,756 Low profile plugs
39 8,235,724 Dynamically adaptive scheduling system