Apple patents granted on 10 July 2012

23 US patents granted on 10 July 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D663,320 Electronic device with graphical user interface
2 D663,304 Cover
3 8,219,920 Methods and systems for managing to do items or notes or electronic messages
4 8,219,880 Combined single error correction/device kill detection code
5 8,219,787 Early release of resources by proceeding to retire store operations from exception reporting stage but keeping in load/store queue
6 8,219,758 Block-based non-transparent cache
7 8,219,755 Fast hit override
8 8,219,580 Dynamic management of multiple persistent data stores
9 8,219,157 Electronic device with shared multiband antenna and antenna diversity circuitry
10 8,218,790 Techniques for customizing control of volume level in device playback
11 8,218,509 Dynamic allocation of communication resources in a wireless system
12 8,218,380 Degradation equalization for a memory
13 8,218,347 Stacked memory device having a scalable bandwidth interface
14 8,218,306 Assembly of a handheld electronic device
15 8,217,913 Integrated touch screen
16 8,217,889 Pulse-width modulation control for backlighting of a video display
17 8,217,792 Acceleration-based theft detection system for portable electronic devices
18 8,217,685 Input/output driver with controlled transistor voltages
19 8,217,619 Portable devices having multiple power interfaces
20 8,217,336 Light sensing device having a color sensor and a clear sensor for infrared rejection
21 8,215,546 System and method for transportation check-in
22 8,215,012 Thermal contact arrangement
23 8,215,009 Method for manufacturing a plug arm