Apple patents granted on 10 January 2012

22 US patents granted on 10 January 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D652,054 Icon for a portion of a display screen
2 D652,050 Graphical users interface for a display screen or portion thereof
3 D652,041 Electronic device
4 D652,032 Electronic device
5 8,095,799 Ticket authorized secure installation and boot
6 8,095,716 Method and system for communicating capability information from an accessory to a media player
7 8,095,713 Smart cables
8 8,095,694 Enhancements to data-driven media management within an electronic device
9 8,095,533 Automatic index term augmentation in document retrieval
10 8,095,506 Methods and systems for managing data
11 8,095,375 Universal container for audio data
12 8,094,816 System and method for stream/block cipher with internal random states
13 8,094,813 System and method for modulus obfuscation
14 8,094,729 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with reduced requirements for division operations
15 8,094,724 Order value for specifying relationship between video pictures
16 8,094,167 Display color correcting system
17 8,094,161 Virtualization of graphics resources
18 8,094,159 Method and apparatus for frame buffer management
19 8,094,128 Channel scan logic
20 8,094,079 Handheld electronic devices with isolated antennas
21 8,092,251 Active electronic media device packaging
22 8,091,178 Hinge