Apple patents granted on 07 October 2014

31 US patents granted on 07 October 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 D714,865 Map
2 D714,729 Adapter
3 D714,659 Packaging with accessory
4 8,856,681 Method and system for automatically resizing and repositioning windows in response to changes in display
5 8,856,655 Media editing application with capability to focus on graphical composite elements in a media compositing area
6 8,856,571 Adjusting device performance over multiple time domains
7 8,856,566 Power management scheme that accumulates additional off time for device when no work is available and permits additional power consumption by device when awakened
8 8,856,475 Efficient selection of memory blocks for compaction
9 8,856,459 Matrix for numerical comparison
10 8,856,456 Systems, methods, and devices for cache block coherence
11 8,856,447 Converting memory accesses near barriers into prefetches
12 8,856,283 Playlists for real-time or near real-time streaming
13 8,856,074 Methods and systems for managing data
14 8,855,727 Mobile electronic device with an adaptively responsive flexible display
15 8,855,707 Camera as input interface
16 8,855,614 Retrieving contact information from multiple devices
17 8,855,459 Method and apparatus for prolonging battery life of a media player
18 8,855,422 Light source detection from synthesized objects
19 8,855,213 Restore filter for restoring preprocessed video image
20 8,854,971 System and method employing intelligent feedback mechanisms for traffic suspension on a client device
21 8,854,966 Apparatus and methods for network resource allocation
22 8,854,801 Portable computer display housing
23 8,854,491 Metadata-assisted image filters
24 8,854,401 System and method to improve image edge discoloration
25 8,854,370 Color waveform
26 8,854,294 Circuitry for independent gamma adjustment points
27 8,854,284 Display heat distribution system
28 8,854,266 Antenna isolation elements
29 8,854,012 Management of high-voltage lithium-polymer batteries in portable electronic devices
30 8,853,581 Accessory controller for electronic devices
31 8,851,380 Device identification and monitoring system and method