Apple patents granted on 11 November 2014

46 US patents granted on 11 November 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 D717,342 Electronic device
2 D717,341 Electronic device
3 D717,338 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
4 D717,312 Display screen or portion thereof with animated graphical user interface
5 D717,310 Display screen or portion thereof with graphical user interface
6 8,887,221 Systems and methods for server-side filtering
7 8,887,140 System and method for annotation-driven function inlining
8 8,887,137 Debugging a graphics application executing on a target device
9 8,887,074 Rigging parameters to create effects and animation
10 8,887,051 Positioning a virtual sound capturing device in a three dimensional interface
11 8,886,990 Block management schemes in hybrid SLC/MLC memory
12 8,886,963 Secure relocation of encrypted files
13 8,886,947 Optimized integrity verification procedures
14 8,886,940 Hash function using a card shuffling process
15 8,886,891 Systems and methods for managing memory core surface
16 8,886,886 System cache with sticky removal engine
17 8,886,875 Systems and methods for handling non-volatile memory operating at a substantially full capacity
18 8,886,849 Multi-mode adapter
19 8,886,734 Email mailbox management with sender-specific message lists
20 8,886,676 Reconstruction of lists in a document
21 8,886,600 Synchronization methods and systems
22 8,886,217 Location-sensitive security levels and setting profiles based on detected location
23 8,886,178 Location-based profile
24 8,886,112 Media device with enhanced data retrieval feature
25 8,886,031 Camera window assembly for electronic device
26 8,886,016 Propagating metadata associated with digital video
27 8,886,015 Efficient media import
28 8,885,978 Operating a device to capture high dynamic range images
29 8,885,977 Automatically extending a boundary for an image to fully divide the image
30 8,885,953 Grain effect
31 8,885,936 Automated color balance tools for editing images
32 8,885,732 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with reduced requirements for division operations
33 8,885,581 Method and system for user equipment location determination on a wireless transmission system
34 8,885,519 Wireless mesh network transit link topology optimization method and system
35 8,885,393 Memory array voltage source controller for retention and write assist
36 8,885,355 Device having snaps with soldered snap members
37 8,885,311 Dual voltage hot swap module power control
38 8,884,981 Dynamically reconfigurable graphics layer system and method
39 8,884,939 Display brightness control based on ambient light levels
40 8,884,890 Double-sided touch-sensitive panel with shield and drive combined layer
41 8,884,888 Accelerometer determined input velocity
42 8,884,867 Efficient backlight short circuit protection
43 8,884,626 Device calibration for battery type identification
44 8,882,529 Latch assembly having spring arms each with a retaining portion and a reinforced portion
45 8,882,524 External contact plug connector
46 8,881,387 Methods and apparatus for shielding circuitry from interference