Apple patents granted on 14 October 2014

40 US patents granted on 14 October 2014 and assigned to Apple

1 D715,138 Package
2 8,863,246 Searching and replacing credentials in a disparate credential store environment
3 8,863,077 Build system redirect
4 8,863,016 Device, method, and graphical user interface for manipulating user interface objects
5 8,862,964 Data storage in analog memory cells using a non-integer number of bits per cell
6 8,862,959 Sign equalization in iterative decoding of sparse graph codes
7 8,862,932 Read XF instruction for processing vectors
8 8,862,926 Hardware controlled PLL switching
9 8,862,912 Power distribution inside cable
10 8,862,896 Data protection using key translation
11 8,862,851 Architecture for address mapping of managed non-volatile memory
12 8,862,576 Device, method, and graphical user interface for mapping directions between search results
13 8,862,548 File system cloning between a target device and a host device
14 8,862,387 Dynamic presentation of navigation instructions
15 8,862,254 Background audio processing
16 8,862,252 Audio user interface for displayless electronic device
17 8,862,182 Coupling reduction for electromechanical actuator
18 8,862,148 Selecting a serving gateway
19 8,862,060 Methods for mitigating effects of radio-frequency interference
20 8,861,885 Directional noise filtering
21 8,861,850 Digital image color correction
22 8,861,743 Headset microphone type detect
23 8,861,701 Multi-participant conference adjustments
24 8,861,506 Shortest path determination for large graphs
25 8,861,386 Write traffic shaper circuits
26 8,861,217 Systems and methods for providing vias through a modular component
27 8,860,818 Method for dynamically calibrating rotation offset in a camera system
28 8,860,752 Multimedia scripting
29 8,860,750 Devices and methods for dynamic dithering
30 8,860,693 Image processing for camera based motion tracking
31 8,860,653 Ambient light sensing technique
32 8,860,562 Self adapting haptic device
33 8,860,464 Zero keeper circuit with full design-for-test coverage
34 8,860,390 Switching power supply opposite polarity inductor arrangement
35 8,859,920 Shim sleeve for pivoting buttons
36 8,859,068 Adhesive stack with a central shear layer
37 8,858,271 Speaker interconnect
38 8,857,490 3-dimensional curved substrate lamination
39 8,857,367 Portable electronic devices with moisture control and moisture indication features
40 8,857,128 Reinforced device housing