Apple patents granted on 11 August 2015

39 US patents granted on 11 August 2015 and assigned to Apple

1 RE45,652 Multiple-input and multiple-output amplifier having pseudo-differential inputs
2 9,107,298 Viscoelastic material for shock protection in an electronic device
3 9,107,159 Enhancing jitter buffer performance through radio level feedback
4 9,107,106 Techniques for reducing buffer overflow in a communication system
5 9,107,040 Systems, methods, and computer readable media for sharing awareness information
6 9,107,003 Extended duct with damping for improved speaker performance
7 9,106,995 Repositionable control system and method for using the same
8 9,106,987 Handling power dissipation in a multi microspeaker module
9 9,106,888 Reducing quantization artifacts using neighbor-based weighted dithering
10 9,106,575 Multiplexing multiple serial interfaces
11 9,106,447 Systems, methods and apparatus for providing unread message alerts
12 9,106,411 Secure escrow service
13 9,106,304 Correction of quadrature errors
14 9,106,288 Pilot scheme for a MIMO communication system
15 9,106,031 Dual orientation electronic connector
16 9,105,899 Electronic device subassemblies
17 9,105,420 Cylindrical activation of menu buttons
18 9,105,311 Inter-word-line programming in arrays of analog memory cells
19 9,105,260 Grid-editing of a live-played arpeggio
20 9,105,121 Image editing with user interface controls overlaid on image
21 9,105,112 Power management for image scaling circuitry
22 9,105,078 Systems and methods for local tone mapping
23 9,104,901 Electronic device including interleaved biometric spoof detection data acquisition and related methods
24 9,104,896 System and method for remotely initiating lost mode on a computing device
25 9,104,670 Customized search or acquisition of digital media assets
26 9,104,614 Handling unclean shutdowns for a system having non-volatile memory
27 9,104,580 Cache memory for hybrid disk drives
28 9,104,476 Opportunistic multitasking of VOIP applications
29 9,104,371 Integrated visual notification system in an accessory device
30 9,104,329 Mount-time reconciliation of data availability
31 9,104,296 Rocket effect in a progress bar
32 9,104,294 Linked widgets
33 9,104,289 Techniques and systems for supporting podcasting
34 9,104,258 Integrated in-plane switching
35 9,103,681 Navigation application with several navigation modes
36 9,103,512 Electronic device with display backlight alignment structures
37 9,103,021 Amorphous diamond-like carbon coatings for increasing the thermal conductivity of structural frames in portable electronic devices
38 9,103,009 Method of using core shell pre-alloy structure to make alloys in a controlled manner
39 9,101,977 Cold chamber die casting of amorphous alloys using cold crucible induction melting techniques