Apple patents granted on 12 June 2012

22 US patents granted on 12 June 2012 and assigned to Apple

1 D661,707 Display module for an electronic device
2 D661,693 Electronic device
3 D661,649 Power adapter
4 8,201,214 Ad-hoc user account creation
5 8,201,109 Methods and graphical user interfaces for editing on a portable multifunction device
6 8,201,102 Opaque views for graphical user interfaces
7 8,201,096 Browsing or searching user interfaces and other aspects
8 8,200,986 Computer enabled secure status return
9 8,200,881 Communication between a host device and an accessory via an intermediate device
10 8,200,761 Method and apparatus for improving security in a data processing system
11 8,200,727 Method and apparatus for verifying and diversifying randomness
12 8,200,629 Image scaling arrangement
13 8,200,251 Determining a location of a mobile device using a location database
14 8,200,007 Illuminant estimation
15 8,199,846 Generalized reference signaling scheme for multi-user, multiple input, multiple output (MU-MIMO) using arbitrarily precoded reference signals
16 8,199,719 Methods and apparatus for performing handover between a long term evolution (LTE) network and another type of radio access network
17 8,199,477 Portable computers with spring-mounted displays
18 8,199,469 Battery
19 8,199,468 Computer housing
20 8,199,249 Image capture using display device as light source
21 8,198,525 Collectively adjusting tracks using a digital audio workstation
22 8,196,636 3-dimensional curved substrate lamination