Apple patents granted on 08 May 2012

21 US patents granted on 08 May 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D659,163 Display module for an electronic device
2 D659,160 Icon for a portion of a display screen
3 D659,159 Icon for a portion of a display screen
4 D659,143 Docking station
5 D659,135 Handheld portable computing device
6 D658,880 Case
7 8,176,337 Computer object code obfuscation using boot installation
8 8,176,299 Generating stop indicators based on conditional data dependency in vector processors
9 8,176,285 Importing media content items
10 8,176,257 Cache used both as cache and staging buffer
11 8,175,802 Adaptive route guidance based on preferences
12 8,175,556 Methods for optimizing power amplifier settings for operation at different radio-frequency bands
13 8,175,288 User interface for mixing sounds in a media application
14 8,175,266 System and method of performing authentication
15 8,175,265 Systems and methods for implementing block cipher algorithms on attacker-controlled systems
16 8,175,260 Echo cancellation
17 8,174,918 Passgate for dynamic circuitry
18 8,174,502 Touch event processing for web pages
19 8,174,452 Cavity antenna for wireless electronic devices
20 8,174,380 Electronic device dock with replicating status indicator
21 8,171,623 Method of manufacturing a printed circuit board